Travel and Tourism

BTEC Level 2 First Diploma in Travel and Tourism Full Time
Course Title
BTEC Level 2 First Diploma in Travel and Tourism Full Time
Course Code
P000387
Mode of Study
Full Time
Start
02/09/2019
End
26/06/2020
Number of Weeks
34
Entry Requirements
3 GCSEs (A*–D/9-3), or successful completion of Level 1 programme
Leads on to
Successful students can progress on to the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism or Aviation Operations. Possible careers include travel agent, tour operator, hotel receptionist or airline customer services as well as careers in the hospitality, event management and wedding coordinating.
Additional Information
Develop your knowledge of the travel industry through key subject areas, such as: Marketing in travel and tourism - gain an understanding of the principles of marketing and the skills needed to conduct market research and to develop a marketing plan for an aviation organisation Customer service - investigate travel and tourism customer service and explore the needs and expectations of different types of customer in the travel and tourism sector International travel and tourism destinations - learn the major international travel and tourism destinations and gateways. Investigate the appeal of international travel and tourism destinations to different types of visitor Airports and airlines - gain an understanding of the many different sources of commercial revenue available to both airports and airlines UK travel destinations - understand the UK travel and tourism sector and its importance to the UK
ABOUT THE COURSE
The fast growing travel and tourism industry offers a wide range of career opportunities. This course will expand your knowledge and understanding of the sector, preparing you for further study or work in the industry. What will I study?
Marketing in travel and tourism
The customer service experience
International travel and tourism destinations
Airports and airlines
Organising visitor attractions
The cruise industry