Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Travel and Tourism (QCF)

South West College
In Dungannon (Northern Ireland)

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  • Course
  • Dungannon (Northern Ireland)
  • When:
    01/09/2016
Description

The two year, full time Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Travel and Tourism, combined with the Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Hospitality has been designed to equip learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for success in higher education and/or employment in both these sectors. South West College has excellent relations with local industry to facilitate this.

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Where and when

Starts Location
01 September 2016
Dungannon
Circular Road, BT71 6BQ, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
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· Requirements

Learners need at least 4 GCSEs at grade C or above. Learners who do not possess GCSE English, Maths and IT upon entry will be required to undertake Essential Skills qualifications. Entry is subject to a successful interview

What you'll learn on the course

Credit
IT
Tourism
Travel Tourism
Travel and Tourism
Hospitality
Hospitality
Industry
Skills and Training
Full Time

Course programme

The course is assessed internally, all units are coursework based and will be assessed by the tourism and hospitality staff of South West College. Coursework assessment methods include written tasks, worksheets, oral discussions, presentations, practical activities and group work.

The two year, full time Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Travel and Tourism, combined with the Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Hospitality has been designed to equip learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills required for success in higher education and/or employment in both these sectors. South West College has excellent relations with local industry to facilitate this.


By achieving both qualifications at the end of year two you can progress to study at a higher level, for example, the Ulster University Foundation Degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management, also offered at South West College. Typical employment opportunities in either sector include working as a Travel Agent, Tourist Information Advisor, member of a Visitor Attraction Team, in Accommodation or Tour Operations, Airline Cabin Crew or within Catering or Entertainment Providers.
Clodagh.Swift@swc.ac.uk


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