BTEC Level 2 Travel and Tourism
Travel and Tourism is an expanding industry and it has grown every year for the past 10 years. One third of new jobs created between 2009 and 2011 were in tourism (ONS employment data). Continued growth has the potential to create 200,000 new jobs in the industry by 2020. With world class tourist operations in London, the course gives the opportunity for numerous visits, experiences and speakers from the industry to bring the course to life and will enable you to see the vast range of tourist attractions on your doorstep.
Students will be predicted or have already achieved 4 or more Grade 3s in their GCSEs.
These courses will allow you to progress to level 3 study in the vocational area of your choice. All courses have work related learning to allow you to discover insight to working in the sector you are studying. You will also study English and Maths at GCSE if you have not already achieved these. You will develop your communication and employability skills within the tutorial and enrichment activities in your study programme. You will be assessed through coursework as well as exams in certain subjects.