BTEC level 3 subsidiary diploma travel and tourism

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  1. 1. BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma Travel and TourismThis two-year course is equivalent to one A Level and will give you an in-depth knowledgeof the travel and tourism industry, one of the most important contributors to the UK economyand an exciting industry to work in. You will investigate a range of topics designed todevelop your understanding of the industry and provide a basis for a career in travel andtourism.About the CourseYou will gain practical skills and essential knowledge for the growing travel and tourismindustry through a combination of lessons, personal research and written assignments.Mandatory units will provide you with a general understanding of the industry while theoptional units will develop your specific skills and specialist knowledge.All students study four mandatory units: Investigating the travel and tourism sector The business of travel and tourism The UK as a destination Customer service in travel and tourism.Students then need to study at least two optional units, such as: Preparing for employment in travel and tourism European destinations Long-haul travel destinationsThere is no need to have studied Leisure or Travel and Tourism before.How you will be assessedAll units are assessed via assignments throughout the two years. A grade is awarded for thewhole qualification which is worth UCAS points and is recognised by universities.


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