Level 2 C&G Diploma in Travel & Tourism

Course: Level 2 Diploma in Travel & Tourism Professional
Code: QSDPL2TRA1/F010H
Location: Hartford Campus
Dates: 12/09/2016 to 30/06/2017
Times: 09.10 to 16.30
Fee: £595.00
Hours/week: 9.50
Weeks: 34

COURSE BREAKDOWN

Email:
info@midchesh.ac.uk

Phone:
01606 74444

What is the programme structure?

You will study the following modules:-

• The UK Travel & Tourism Industry
• Worldwide Destinations
• Customer Service in Travel & Tourism
• Marketing in Travel & Tourism
• European Holiday Destinations
• Preparing for Employment
• Exploring airports and airlines
• Holiday Reps
• Overseas Holiday Operations

The programme includes taught classes, visits to employers, tourist attractions and residential study visits.

Who is the programme for?

This programme is for you if you enjoy travelling, working with people and can show good customer service skills and want to work in the travel and tourism industry.

How long does it take to complete?
1 year

What qualifications do I need?

4 GCSEs at grade D or above or equivalent.

What does it include?

This course includes a Study Programme to provide learners with a coherent and enriching curriculum which will provide them with the academic, social and employability skills to progress to further or higher education or employment.

The content of the study programme is designed to broaden the learner experience beyond the main qualification of study.

The key theme of Study Programmes at Level 2 will be the development of occupational skills in a selected vocational area and the development of personal, social and employability skills with a view to raising aspirations.

As well as your core qualification you will study GCSE or Functional Skills English or Maths plus English and maths development as part of the core qualification.

Learners will also undertake personal progress planning and pastoral education. Plus additional personal development activity which may include work experience and projects.

Are there any special facilities for the programme?
The department has a range of specialist airline equipment which may be used to deliver some of the untis.

Will there be any extra costs involved?

You will take part in an exciting range of day visits and residential visits to travel and tourism employers and tourist attractions. The residential visits will be voluntary. There will be extra costs associated with the visits. More information will be provided at interview. All students are expected to purchase a programme text book.

How is the programme assessed?
Assessment will be through projects, assignments, individual and group work. There are no examinations on this course. Final assessment is based on a portfolio of work which you will produce over the year.

What award will I achieve?
Level 2 City & Guilds Diploma in Travel & Tourism

Examining/Validating Body:
City & Guilds

What can I do next?

You will be able to progress on to the Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Travel & Tourism, into employment as a travel agent or resort representative.

Equal Opportunities:

Mid Cheshire College is committed to the implementation of a policy to achieve equality of opportunity for all staff, students and members of the community it serves. In doing so the College will actively work to achieve equality regardless of age, race, skin colour, disability, gender, marital status, sexuality and faith.

The College supports the government initiative ‘Every Child Matters’ and ‘Youth Matters’ and all courses include elements which contribute to students achieving the five outcomes, namely, being healthy, staying safe, enjoying and achieving, making a positive contribution and achieving economic well-being.

How do I get further information?

Contact the college on 01606 74444 alternatively visit the website www.midchesh.ac.uk or email info@midchesh.ac.uk For students aged 19 years and over at the start of the course please contact the college for further information on the course fee.



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