Travel & Tourism (City & Guilds) Extended Diploma

Travel & Tourism (City & Guilds) Extended Diploma

Study Mode: Full Time
Course Code: TTCAA082BCF0
Course Level: Level 3

Where will this course lead?

The Level 3 Extended Diploma in Travel & Tourism covers modules including Ski Chalet Host, Conferences and Events, Overseas Representatives and Adventure Tourism.

You will take your knowledge gained from your Level 3 National Diploma or studies and apply them at this extended level, to round off your overall awareness of the travel sector, preparing you for a career in the industry directly after completion, or, should you wish, a platform to study in a higher education capacity.

What will I study?

You will study a range of subjects relevant to the industry such as:
- Ski Chalet Host
- Overseas Representatives,
- Sales and Promotions
- Work Placement
- The Cruise Sector
Developing People in Travel and Tourism Organisations

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 attractions, listening to guest speakers and participating in a residential study visit.
Also you will undertake practical activities such as sales role plays, presentations, carry out welcome meetings and coach transfers.

What qualifications will I get?

Level 3 Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism

How will I be assessed?

To pass this course you will be assessed via practical assignments and course work.

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?

Successful completion of the City and Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Travel & Tourism.
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 all day trips throughout the year and the residential study visit.
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.

How much will this course cost?
There will be an additional cost of £450 to cover the cost of all trips and travel 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.

What can I do after this course?

If you are successful on this course, you will be able to apply for Higher Education or pursue employment within the Travel and Tourism Industry.

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