Travel and Tourism

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Key Stage 4

Pearson Level 1 or 2 BTEC

This course provides an engaging and stimulating introduction to the world of travel and tourism, giving students the opportunity to develop knowledge and technical skills in a practical learning environment.

Students will explore some of the key areas within the sector, including accommodation, tourism development and promotion, transport and visitor attractions. They will also study international travel and tourism.

Topic areas covered

  • UK travel and tourism sector
  • UK travel and tourism destinations
  • The travel and tourism customer experience
  • International travel and tourism destinations

Method of assessment

One 1 hour examination (25% of final grade)

Coursework (assignments and assessment – 75% of final grade)

Teaching staff

Mr T Kitson
Mrs R Clifton (Head of Faculty)

East Leake Academy