KS5 Diploma in Tourism
What's it all about?
What makes this course different to most A Level courses is that you take an external exam at the end of Year 12 and 50% of the course is coursework
UNIT 1: - The United Kingdom Tourism Product – external exam in May 2021
This unit will look at what the UK offers inbound and domestic tourists and how UK tourism has developed in recent years. It is about understanding what the UK offers to inbound and domestic tourists and it is about appreciating the range of employment opportunities available in the tourism industry
UNIT 2: - Worldwide Tourism Destinations – coursework
This unit will look at what affects our choice for foreign holiday destinations – you have to study ONE short haul and ONE long haul destination. Students will plan guides and marketing materials for a destination
UNIT 3: - The Dynamics of Tourism – external exam in May 2022
This unit will look at how tourism has changed to meet customer needs
UNIT4: - Event Planning – coursework
This unit will look at the ancillary services that are provided to support the tourism industry – and you will have to plan a trip which you have the opportunity to go on!
Any questions please email Mrs Dadge at email@example.com