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Travel and Tourism

BTEC First Level 2 Travel and Tourism is a work-related qualification designed to provide you with a choice of routes into further education or employment. This course can be completed in either one year (3 units 1 GCSE) or two years (6 units 2 GCSE’s).

The topics covered are:

Unit

Credits

Name of Unit

1

5

The UK Travel and Tourism Sector

2

5

Understanding Customer Service in Travel and Tourism

3

5

Understanding the Nature and Effects of World Travel

4

5

The Development of the UK Travel and Tourism Sector.

5

5

Developing Customer Service Skills in Travel and Tourism

6

5

UK Tourism Destinations  

A Level

The Edexcel GCE in Travel and Tourism has been developed to provide a broad educational basis for further training, further education or for moving into appropriate employment within the travel and tourism sector. The Edexcel GCE has been designed to be delivered in a work-related context and to allow learners to develop an understanding of the travel and tourism sector. This is a two year course where the following units are covered:

AS

Unit 1: Travel and Tourism industry

Unit 2: Customer Service in T&T

Unit 4: Destination Britain

A2

Unit 7: Responsible Tourism

Unit 8: Current Issues in Travel and Tourism

Unit 9: Working in Travel and Tourism