Travel & Tourism (City & Guilds) Diploma

Travel & Tourism (City & Guilds) Diploma

Study Mode: Full Time
Course Code: TTBAA082BCF0
Course Level: Level 2

Where will this course lead?

If you have completed the Level 1 Travel & Tourism Diploma or are eligible to get straight in to this Level 2 programme, you will learn in more detail about the travel and tourism industry, with greater emphasis on modules such as retail and customer service as well as being introduced to modules regarding visitor attractions, UK destinations and being a rep abroad.

What will I study?

During the course you will study the following:

- Customer Service,
- Retail Travel,
- Overseas Resort Reps,
- Visitor Attractions,
- UK Destinations.

How will this course be delivered?

The majority of the time will be in the classroom. However, you will get the opportunity to carry out some of your studies by visiting some of the local tourist attractions.

You will also carry out a coach transfer and an overseas rep's welcome meeting whilst on a residential visit.

What qualifications will I get?

Diploma in Travel and Tourism (QCF)

How will I be assessed?

To pass this course you will be assessed via practical assignments, course work and the UK Destinations unit will be an online exam.

How do I get a place on the course?

Places are offered by interview, a screening test, attendance and successful completion of the Welcome Day.

What are the entry requirements?

2 GCSE grades at D/3 or above.

Progression from a Level 1 course or above.

You will need to have a suitable reference and undertake a successful interview.

What else do I need to know?

You will need to dress smartly and wear an appropriate uniform. You will be expected to attend day visits throughout the year and a residential trip during the summer term.

There will be an additional cost of £350 to cover the cost of all study visits for the academic year.

You will also be required to purchase a uniform, details of which will be given upon successful completion of the Welcome Day.

Good levels of English and Maths are important for your success in your course, your chosen vocation and life. Throughout your course you will continue to develop your English and Maths skills in your vocational classes.

If you haven't achieved an A*/9 - C/4 grade in English or Maths at GCSE, or a Level 2 Functional Skill, you will also be working towards a qualification in English or Maths at a level that will enable you to progress towards these grades.

If you have a Learning Difficulty or Disability please let us know when you apply. You will be offered support in your interview. If you need help completing your application we can help with this too.

Solihull College and University Centre offers full time and part time courses for businesses and residents in Birmingham, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Warwickshire and the whole of the West Midlands.

What can I do after this course?

After completing the Level 2 course, students can progress on to the National Diploma Travel and Tourism course.

This will be subject to a successful interview and achieving a merit grade in your Level 2 course.

Contact

Solihull College, Blossomfield Road, Solihull, B91 1SB Tel: 0121 678 7000 Minicom: 0121 628 7005 Email: enquiries@solihull.ac.uk Internet: www.solihull.ac.uk

Have a question about the course?
Please contact Admissions on 0121 678 7000 with any queries.
Location
Start Date
Day
Time
Course Fee

Blossomfield Campus

September 2017

Various

Various

Not Applicable to 16-18 year olds