Travel & Tourism

The Travel and Tourism industry is one the UK's largest employers, offering a variety of exciting and rewarding career possibilities.

Studying BTEC Travel and Tourism gives young people the opportunity to develop a sound knowledge and understanding of the industry, providing them with a first step onto the career ladder.

This course offers students the opportunity to:

  • Understand people's changing leisure activities and travel behaviour
  • Investigate changes in the pattern of tourism, including the issue of sustainability
  • Study employment in Leisure and Tourism and the issues faced by the industry including health and safety
  • Explore Leisure and Tourism activities in the UK and abroad, including the businesses and organisations which make up this industry
  • Gain skills in applying knowledge to real-world situations, including planning and carrying out investigations
  • Analyse and evaluate evidence and sources to make reasoned judgements and draw conclusions.

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