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Travel and Tourism Level 3 Introductory Diploma at East Sussex College

Course description

This qualification has 540 guided learning hours. You’ll complete 3 mandatory units: This qualification aims to provide you with the specialist knowledge, skills, and understanding relating to travel and tourism in areas such as travel agency operations, cabin crew, tour guiding and hospitality management, which can be applied to current or future employment in a variety of roles. You will studyThe UK travel and tourism industry Customer service in travel and tourism Preparing for a career in travel and tourism You’ll also choose 6 optional units to complete, depending on your personal interests or career aspirations. The optional units cover subjects such as: Travel and tourism destinations Marketing for travel and tourism Worldwide passenger airlines The cruise industry Tour guiding

Entry requirements

You will need to meet our standard entry requirements.

There are no subject specific entry criteria for this course


Through a portfolio of evidence including written assignments.Each unit of work will be graded Pass, Merit, Distinction and Distinction* This qualification appears on the UCAS Tariff Points table. • Distinction*: 84 • Distinction: 72 • Merit: 48 • Pass: 24

Future opportunities

Tourist guide Travel Agency Manager Reservation Agent Travel Account Manager Business Travel Manager Resort Representative Travel Co-coordinator Purchasing Manager Cruise Ship WorkerYou could also progress to further learning opportunities, such as: Level 3 Diploma/Extended in Travel & Tourism

Further information

This qualification is suitable for candidates to progress from a Level 2 qualification or equivalent in Travel and Tourism alternatively this course can be an entry point to candidates if they hold a minimum of 4 GCSE'S grade C and above including English and maths.

This qualification appears on the UCAS Tariff Points table.

• Distinction*: 84
• Distinction: 72
• Merit: 48
• Pass: 24

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: 30 January 2019
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Years
  • Course code: 6413/020
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