Are you interested in working in the diverse tourism industry? Would you like to start a successful management career? This course offers a vocational pathway in higher education, allowing you to gain both an academic qualification and the knowledge and skills to work in tourism, whilst developing your managerial skills. For every 10 credits, students should engage with around 100 notional hours of learning. This will be approximately 30% direct learning contact and 70% independent student learning. Year 1 (Level 4) Global Dimensions of Tourism (10 credits, compulsory): Introduction to the UK Travel and Tourism Industry (10 credits, core): The Cruise Industry (20 credits, compulsory): Employability Based Learning 1: Career Planning (20 credits, core) Business Finance (20 credits, compulsory) Information Management (10 credits, compulsory) Marketing and Innovation (20 credits, compulsory) Research and Study Skills (10 credits, core) Year 2 (Level 5) Human Resources Management (20 credits, compulsory): Conference and Event Management (20 credits, compulsory): Business Tourism (10 credits, compulsory): Experiential Tourism (20 credits, compulsory): Impacts of Tourism (10 credits, core): Employability Based Learning 2: Skills for Leadership (20 credits, compulsory) Research Methods (20 credits, compulsory)
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
GCSE in Welsh or English as first language, grade C or above GCSE Mathematics/Numeracy, grade C or above, or Key/Essential Skill equivalent level. For applicants without these qualifications, evidence of numeracy skills at a suitable level to meet the demands of the programme successfully, will need to be demonstrated. Equivalent international qualifications are acceptable For individuals who not meet the above academic requirements we will consider a wide range of non-standard or professional qualifications and experience, through the submission of a portfolio for accreditation of prior learning (APL/APEL/RPEL), in accordance with GLLM regulations and policies.
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Additional entry requirements
Important Entry Requirement & Application Update College is still accepting online applications for courses starting in September 2020. Interviews: Interviews are cancelled to help to limit social contact during this time. Instead, you will be invited to a college welcome event to meet the tutors before the start of the course. If you do not meet the entry criteria you will have the opportunity to discuss an alternative programme during this event.
English language requirements
GCSE in Welsh or English as first language, grade C or above Any degrees, diplomas or certificates eligible should have been taught and assessed in Welsh or English, or For overseas applicants, for entry onto Level 4, English fluency to IELTS 5.5 or higher (with no element less than 5.0) For overseas applicants, for entry onto Levels 5 or above, English fluency to IELTS 6.0 or higher (with no element less than 5.5)
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Fees and funding
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