Travel and Tourism is one of the most successful and important industries. There are many exciting job opportunities for young people such as cabin crew, airport operations, resort representative or exploring the world on board a cruise ship.
Although there are two exams, the majority of assessment is coursework based.
TOPICS YOU WILL STUDY:
- The UK Travel and Tourism Sector
- UK Travel and Tourism Destinations
- International Travel and Tourism Destinations
- Promotion and Sales in Travel and Tourism
- Travel and Tourism Employment Opportunities
We try to organise some trips and visits within the local region but also including an opportunity to go to a foreign destination.
BTEC First Certificate in Travel & Tourism
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