EDEXCEL Level 3 Subsidiary/Extended Diploma in Travel & Tourism

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Start September 2018
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Length 2 Years
Site Broadwater Campus Map
Attendance Full time
Course Code FFDSTT

About this Course

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BTEC (Edexcel) is a highly recognised international qualification throughout the industry and gives a comprehensive background to those wishing to enter the travel sector.


100% Teaching and learning satisfaction.

 

Entry Requirements

To start on this course you need:


At least 4 GCSEs at grade C / 4 or above, preferably including English and maths
or
an appropriate Level 2 qualification, including English and maths requirements.


Entry is dependent on successful interview and initial assessment.


(If you will not have the above qualifications, you may be able to start on the Level 2 course in Business, Travel & Tourism instead before applying to move on to this Level 3 course).


If English is not your first language, please click here for IELTS requirements.


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Course Content

There are compulsory units plus optional units covering a range of subjects. Each unit is taught separately using a variety of methods, eg case studies, group work, individual tasks, presentations, videos, discussion and visits.


  • Investigating the Travel & Tourism Sector
  • The Business of Travel & Tourism
  • The UK as a Destination
  • Customer Service in Travel & Tourism
  • European Destinations
  • Retail travel
  • Events, Conferences and Exhibitions


The course is assessed through a programme of assignments using a variety of assessment methods. All work will be assessed either internally or externally.

Assessment/Exams

The course is assessed through a programme of assignments which use a variety of assessment methods which may take many different forms e.g. written work, presentations, discussions, meetings. The student’s work is then presented to the examination board through a Portfolio of Evidence and a final grade is awarded.

Progression/Career Path

After 1 year at Level 3 you can achieve a BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Travel & Tourism. This means that you can progress on to the Extended Diploma course (below).


After 2 years at Level 3 you can achieve a BTEC Extended Diploma in Travel & Tourism. This is equivalent to 3 A Levels and means you can either apply for university level courses or you can seek employment in areas such as tour operators, airlines, cruise lines or travel agents.


See UCAS tariff point values for these qualifications


Applications

Apply online or complete the application form obtainable from the College and send it to:

FREEPOST RTKJ-USRT-ARLX
Admissions Office
Northbrook Metropolitan College
Littlehampton Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN12 6NU

Click here for more information about how to apply and to download an application form

Entry Requirements

To start on this course you need:


At least 4 GCSEs at grade C / 4 or above, preferably including English and maths
or
an appropriate Level 2 qualification, including English and maths requirements.


Entry is dependent on successful interview and initial assessment.


(If you will not have the above qualifications, you may be able to start on the Level 2 course in Business, Travel & Tourism instead before applying to move on to this Level 3 course).


If English is not your first language, please click here for IELTS requirements.


.

Course Content

There are compulsory units plus optional units covering a range of subjects. Each unit is taught separately using a variety of methods, eg case studies, group work, individual tasks, presentations, videos, discussion and visits.


  • Investigating the Travel & Tourism Sector
  • The Business of Travel & Tourism
  • The UK as a Destination
  • Customer Service in Travel & Tourism
  • European Destinations
  • Retail travel
  • Events, Conferences and Exhibitions


The course is assessed through a programme of assignments using a variety of assessment methods. All work will be assessed either internally or externally.

Assessment/Exams

The course is assessed through a programme of assignments which use a variety of assessment methods which may take many different forms e.g. written work, presentations, discussions, meetings. The student’s work is then presented to the examination board through a Portfolio of Evidence and a final grade is awarded.

Progression/Career Path

After 1 year at Level 3 you can achieve a BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Travel & Tourism. This means that you can progress on to the Extended Diploma course (below).


After 2 years at Level 3 you can achieve a BTEC Extended Diploma in Travel & Tourism. This is equivalent to 3 A Levels and means you can either apply for university level courses or you can seek employment in areas such as tour operators, airlines, cruise lines or travel agents.


See UCAS tariff point values for these qualifications


Applications

Apply online or complete the application form obtainable from the College and send it to:

FREEPOST RTKJ-USRT-ARLX
Admissions Office
Northbrook Metropolitan College
Littlehampton Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN12 6NU

Click here for more information about how to apply and to download an application form