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Travel and Tourism at Longfield Academy

Course description

Internal and external assessment make up the final grade.

This qualification includes three manadatory units covering the following content areas:

The travel and tourism industry - the travel and tourism industry in the UK is growing and is of major importance to the economy. Learners will develop the skills needed to examine, interpret and analyse a variety of statistics that measure the importance of tourism to the UK.

Different types of destinations and their importance - learners will investigate the features and appeal of global destinations.

Principles of marketing in travel and tourism - Learners will explore how to develop a successful marketing plan for use by travel and tourism organisations to attract and engage with customers using research data.




Entry requirements

Grade 4 in English language or Literature or Geography

Future opportunities

This could lead to progressing onto level 3 travel & tourism couses as well as employment in a range of jobs in the travel and tourism sector, from a hoilday represenative to a travel agent.

Further information

Department: Humaities

Contact: Ms A Sheppard


How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 12 November 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September