C&G Level 3 Diploma (4976-08 / Extended Diploma in Travel & Tourism (4976-09)
4 GCSEs grades A*-C including English and maths or a relevant Level 2 qualification at merit or above.
You will also need to provide a good school report/reference.
Who is the course for
This course is for those wishing to gain employment in the travel & tourism industry or progress onto the Level 5 HND in Travel & Tourism Management at Uxbridge College or at university.
Yr 1 course = 90 credits
Yr 2 course = additional 90 credits (total 180 credits)
Course units include:
- UK destinations
- Worldwide travel & tourism destinations.
Optional units include:
- Overseas resort operatives
- Investigating the cruise industry
- Developing an entertainment programme
- Conferences and events
- Promotions and sales
- Worldwide adventure tourism.
Lectures, workshops, group work, visiting speakers, practical sessions and outside visits to provide students with a realistic view of the industry. This will also involve a UK residential trip.
How is the course assessed
Course work, assignments, time constrained assignments, online exams and practical applications of skills
Where next - Further Studies
Progress from the Level 3 Diploma to the Extended Diploma in Travel & Tourism and then onto our BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Travel & Tourism Management or go on to university.
Where next - Job Opportunities
Various roles in airports, travel agencies, tour operators, airlines and at tourist attractions.
How to Apply
This course requires an informal interview.
To arrange an assessment and interview time please contact Information, Advice & Guidance on 01895 853333.
- Uxbridge Campus: Course Starting Mon 05 September 2016
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Where: Uxbridge Campus
When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00