|Travel and Tourism|
|Mr S Pickering (Head of Team)||email@example.com|
BTEC Level 2 Tech Award in Travel and Tourism
This is an exciting and enjoyable course designed to introduce students to the Travel and Tourism industry. Over the two years, you will study three components that have been designed to meet specific skills gaps identified by employers, therefore making it a qualification that is recognised by employers and colleges. This is a new course for 2019 about to embark on an exciting journey! As with GCSEs, the BTEC Tech Award can be used to progress to study another qualification in Conyers or at a college. Students may start work or complete an apprenticeship in this area, leading to skilled career or management training.
This is a vocational course, therefore there will be some emphasis on applying what you learn into the world of work. You will also develop the following skills:
As this is a vocational course you can expect the following:
The course consists of three components:
All of the components are equal in weighting. You will sit an exam for component 2, the other two units are assessed via coursework.
At Conyers we can offer you:
“But I don’t want to be a travel agent…” The most common myth is that this course is only for those wanting to be a travel agent – that couldn’t be further from the truth! In the past students have gone on to either further study (at Conyers or local colleges) or into the world of apprenticeships. Skills developed on the course will allow you to work in the following sectors to name a few: