TRAVEL & TOURISM

KS5

Travel and Tourism (BTEC Subsidiary Diploma)


The Pearson BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Travel and Tourism is 60 credit and approximately 360 guided learning hour quali­fication that consists of four mandatory units plus optional units that provide for a combined total of 60 credits (where at least 45 credits must be at Level 3 or above). It is broadly equivalent to one GCE A Level.

 

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

Exam Board: BTEC qualifications, Edexcel.

 

Assessment:

All units are internally assessed in the BTEC qualifications. A summative unit grade can be awarded at pass, merit or distinction:

  • To achieve a ‘pass’ a learner must have satisfied all the pass assessment criteria

  • To achieve a ‘merit’ a learner must additionally have satisfied all the merit grading criteria

  • To achieve a ‘distinction’ a learner must additionally have satisfied all the distinction grading criteria.

 

An A level in Travel and Tourism will be relevant for jobs within the Travel Industry itself. For example:

  • Events Organiser

  • Tourism Manager

  • Tourist Information Officer

  • Public Relations Officer

  • Customer Services Manager

 

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