The focus of this course is to provide you with education and training for a management career in the travel and tourism sector. It is suitable for employees of travel and tourism facilities and those wishing to enter the industry, and leads to a nationally recognised Level 5 vocationally specific qualification. You will develop skills, techniques and attributes essential for working as a manager in travel and tourism, enabling you to progress to employment or to the final year of an honours degree.
Qualification: BTEC (EdExcel) Higher National DiplomaJACS Code: 098N, Institution Code: W65
Level: Level 5
Study will be a mixture of theory and practical work; tasks and assignments are set to reflect the connection between knowledge and practical skills.
You will study units such as:
“We offer work experience opportunities in 5 star hotels and with top tour operators, and we have strong links with companies such as British Airways and the Marriott hotel chain. We also offer units on specialist tourism and working as a holiday rep. All of this, and more, enables our students to learn and demonstrate the skills required to work in this dynamic industry.”