Travel & Tourism (Vocational)
Introduction

If you are looking for a career in travel and tourism then this is the ideal course for you. You will build the knowledge and
understanding of tourism that is needed to continue studying or start working within this exciting industry.

What will I study?

WHAT WILL I STUDY?
You will cover a range of topics such as:
• The travel and tourism industry
• UK travel destinations
• Worldwide destinations
• Marketing
• Customer service
• Business and retail travel
• Employment opportunities within the travel and tourism industry

At advanced level you will have the opportunity to study more specialised units such as:
• Becoming a holiday rep
• The cruise market
• Events, conferences and exhibitions
• Hospitality providers

You will also learn employability skills.

What enrichment will there be?

There will be opportunities for you to demonstrate your knowledge, skills and understanding in a range of work-related
contexts:
• Internal assignments: Work-related assignments set and marked by the centre
• External tasks: Practical, work-related tasks set and marked by Pearson
• Written exams: Written answers to practical questions set and marked by Pearson
 

Level \ Entry Requirements Foundation
Entry Requirements: E/Fs or 1/2s at GCSE
Code: C18E-TRT-DL1
Available at: Eccles, Eccles

Intermediate
Entry Requirements: 4 Ds/3s at GCSE
Code: C18E-TRT-DL2
Available at: Eccles, Eccles

Advanced
Entry Requirements: 5 Cs/4s at GCSE including English and Maths
Code: C18E-TRT-9D3
Available at: Eccles, Worsley, Eccles, Worsley

What could I do next?

Many of our students have already gone on to have successful careers in many lines of work including cabin crew, travel agents, customer service representatives or business executives. Our advanced level students have gone on to higher level study at college or university.

How is the course assessed

At advanced level you will be assessed through written and practical tasks. At intermediate level you will be assessed through written and practical tasks and will have two external examinations

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