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Course summary

If you are looking at a career in travel and tourism then this course will help you further develop your knowledge and understanding of the sector and support you in pursuing a career within the Travel and Tourism sector.


To achieve the Level 5 HND qualification you must: Achieve at least 240 credits at or above the level of the qualification Achieve a minimum of 125 credits at Level 5 or above. Mandatory units: The Travel and Tourism Sector Finance and Funding in the Travel and Tourism Sector The Developing Manager Research Project Marketing in Travel & Tourism Contemporary issues in Travel & Tourism Sustainable Tourism Development Legislation and Ethics in the travel and tourism sector Specialist units may include: Marketing in Travel and Tourism Contemporary Issues in Travel and Tourism Tourist Destinations Tour Operations Management Work-based Experience Visitor Attraction Management Human Resource Management The grade achieved in units from an appropriate HNC may contribute to an HND grade. If a learner moves from HNC to HND, credits at Level 5 or above from both the HNC and HND can contribute to the best 75 credits of the overall HND grade. Note that for HND learners, level 4 units do not count towards the qualification grade.

Assessment method

There are no formal exams on the BTEC Higher National Diploma course. Most modules will be assessed by a mixture of coursework and end of module tests. Some practical modules are assessed on 100% coursework. Assessment methods are assignment based and may include practical projects including presentations, group activities, written reports or research projects

How to apply

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University Centre: Wakefield College
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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Those with previous experience or learning that is relevant may be eligible via our Accredited Prior Learning process for accreditation towards this course. Please enquire through our admissions team.

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6950 Year 1
Scotland £6950 Year 1
Wales £6950 Year 1
International £9500 Year 1
EU £9500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Useful links Apply to the EU Settlement Scheme (settled and pre-settled status) ( UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA)
International Travel and Tourism Management at University Centre at the Heart of Yorkshire Education Group (inc Wakefield College & Selby College) - UCAS