BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Travel and Tourism

“This is a unique and exciting opportunity for you to study towards a specialist work-related qualification which focuses on different aspects of employment in the industry.”

Qualification

BTEC

Awarding Body

Edexcel

Course Specification

Who to contact for more information about this course

Queries should be directed to Mrs Lavery

Years taught

Year 12 and Year 13

What is the course structure?

This qualification is built on Four mandatory units and specialist units. Equivalent to 1 'A' level.

What will I study?​

This is a unique and exciting opportunity for you to study towards a specialist work-related qualification which focuses on different aspects of employment in the industry. The course covers the key knowledge and practical skills required in the sector and is designed to give learners an insight into the Travel and Tourism industry. Units include:

 

  • Investigating the Travel and Tourism Sector

  • The Business of Travel and Tourism

  • The UK as a Destination

  • Customer Service in Travel and Tourism

  • Preparing for Employment in Travel and Tourism

  • European Destinations

  • Long-haul Travel Destinations

  • Investigating the Cruise Industry

  • Working as a Holiday Representative

  • Events, conferences and exhibitions

  • UK Visitor Attractions

  • Hospitality operations in Travel and Tourism

  • Entertainment for holidaymakers​

How is the course assessed?

The units are internally assessed and graded by teachers. These assessments are in the form of assignments, projects and practical activities bases on realistic work situation. Grades awarded are Pass, Merit, Distinction or Distinction*.

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