HND Travel and Tourism

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£ 282 VAT inc.
  • Typology

    HND

  • Location

    Leicester

  • Duration

    36 Days

Description

This University level course will develop and expand your knowledge of tourism from a management perspective. Contemporary issues such as the environment and sustainable tourism as well as business and management practice form core themes.

Facilities

Location

Starts

Leicester (Leicestershire)
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Painter Street, LE1 3WA

Starts

On request

To take into account

GCSE English â€-C†or equivalent (without this you will be asked to complete a Literacy test) and a minimum of 100 UCAS points

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What you'll learn on the course

  • Tourism

Course programme

Course Team Leader: Jackson, Anna

Course Level: Level 5

Course Type: Full Time

Curriculum Area Description: Business

How to Apply: Interview
Entry Requirements: GCSE English â€-C†or equivalent (without this you will be asked to complete a Literacy test) and a minimum of 100 UCAS points

Study Hours: 13,5
Nº of Weeks:36

Additional Enrolment Info: Apply through UCAS (008N). You will also need to attend an interview.

Additional Timetabling: The course will be timetabled over 2-3 days a week

Work Placement: Yes
Work Placement Attendence: Optional

Course Progression: You could seek to "top up" your HND to a full Honours Degree by applying for entry to the final year of a related Degree programme at University.

Careers Progression: Supervisory or Managerial position within Tour Operations, Retail Travel, Public Sector Tourism, Hospitality, Tourist Attractions or many other sectors of the Travel and Tourism industry.

Course Description:
This University level course will develop and expand your knowledge of tourism from a management perspective. Contemporary issues such as the environment and sustainable tourism as well as business and management practice form core themes.

Description Breakdown:
There are eight mandatory core units:
The Travel & Tourism Sector
Finance and Funding in the Travel and Tourism Industry
The Developing Manager
Research Project
Marketing in Travel and Tourism
Contemporary Issues in Travel and Tourism
Sustainable Tourism
Legislation and Ethics in the Travel and Tourism Sector

Plus, 8 specialist units which may include tourist destinations, hospitality provision, special interest tourism, travel services, heritage and cultural tourism management, tourism in developing countries, visitor attraction management & human resource management.

Assessment Description: Continuous

Nº Places Available: 12

Trips Residentials: An overseas residential is organised and numerous external visits to UK sites are scheduled. Attendance at lectures given by guest speakers is also recommended in order to build your awareness of the industry and define potential career paths.

Qualification: HND in Travel and Tourism management

Tuition Fees: 0
Material Fees: 42
Exams Fees: 0
Exam Registration: 190
Residential Fees: 50
Total Fees: 282

Additional Costs Total: 0

Work Placement Freq: Block

Days Times: Monday/Wednesday/Friday

Additional information

Career opportunities: Work Placement: Yes / Work Placement Attendence: Optional
£ 282 VAT inc.