Uxbridge Campus: Course Starting Tue 01 September 2020

Starts: 01/09/2020

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Uxbridge Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs grade 9-4 (grade A*- C) preferably including both English & maths or a relevant Level 2 qualification. If necessary references may be taken up.

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.

Course Content

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.

Study Methods

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 Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Travel & Tourism Management or go on to university.

Where next - Job Opportunities

Employment as a tour operator, resort representative or work in a hotel, airport or conference centre.

More Information

Last updated: 31 October 2019

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Uxbridge Campus: Course Starting Tue 01 September 2020

Starts: 01/09/2020

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Uxbridge Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00

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MARWA

It is a great opportunity to learn at Uxbridge College. I feel very welcome here and enjoy my course very much. The facilities like the mock aircraft cabin and travel agency, make learning so much fun and I like learning about travel and
the world. In the future, I hope to pursue my studies at university and work in the airline industry. I would definitely recommend Uxbridge College to anyone, it is a wonderful place to learn.