Travel & Tourism

The travel and tourism qualification gives learners the opportunity to explore the world around them. Units studied in the course give the learners a chance to investigate tourism in the UK and internationally.

Term 1
Key Learning Objectives 1. Understand the UK travel and tourism sector and its importance to the UK economy.
Key Activities / Homework A range of activities will be in place to teach learners the content that may arise in the exam. Carousels, workbooks, practice exam questions. Topics covered: Types of tourism/Travel Principals of sustainable tourism The importance of Travel and tourism to the economy.
Assessments In class Assessments: October 2015. December 2015 March 2016 Official Exam: January 2016 May 2016
Suggest reading & support materials Textbooks Ingle S, King C, Kerr A, Jefferies M, Rock T and Spencer C (editor Woodhead V) (2010) BTEC Level 2 First Travel and Tourism Student Book, Edexcel
Term 2
Key Learning Objectives 2. Know the industries and key organisations, within the travel and tourism sector, their roles and interrelationships.
Key Activities / Homework A range of activities will be in place to teach learners the content that may arise in the exam. Carousels, workbooks, practice exam questions. Topics covered: Researching different industries in the sector. Key Organisations in the sector and their types The interrelationships between the different organisations.
Assessments In class Assessments: October 2015. December 2015 March 2016 Official Exam: January 2016 May 2016
Suggest reading & support materials Textbooks Ingle S, King C, Kerr A, Jefferies M, Rock T and Spencer C (editor Woodhead V) – (2010) BTEC Level 2 First Travel and Tourism Student Book Pearson
Term 3
Key Learning Objectives 3. Understand the role of consumer technology in the travel and tourism area.
Key Activities / Homework A range of activities will be in place to teach learners the content that may arise in the exam. Carousels, workbooks, practice exam questions. Topics covered The role of consumer technology in the Travel and Tourism sector.
Assessments In class Assessments: October 2015. December 2015 March 2016 Official Exam: January 2016 May 2016
Suggest reading & support materials Textbooks Ingle S, King C, Kerr A, Jefferies M, Rock T and Spencer C (editor Woodhead V) – (2010) BTEC Level 2 First Travel and Tourism Student Book Pearson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Key Learning Objectives 1. Understand the UK travel and tourism sector and its importance to the UK economy.
Key Activities / Homeworks A range of activities will be in place to teach learners the content that may arise in the exam. Carousels, workbooks, practice exam questions. Topics covered: Types of tourism/Travel Princilples of sustainable tourism The importance of Travel and toursim to the economy.
Assessments In class Assessments: October 2015. December 2015 March 2016 Official Exam: January 2016 May 2016
Suggest reading & support materials Textbooks Ingle S, King C, Kerr A, Jefferies M, Rock T and Spencer C (editor Woodhead V) (2010) BTEC Level 2 First Travel and Tourism Student Book, Edexcel
Term 2
Key Learning Objectives 2. Know the industries and key organisations, within the travel and tourism sector, their roles and interrelationships.
Key Activities / Homeworks A range of activities will be in place to teach learners the content that may arise in the exam. Carousels, workbooks, practice exam questions. Topics covered: Researching differernt industries in the sector. Key Organisations in the sector and their types The interrelationships between the different organisations.
Assessments In class Assessments: October 2015. December 2015 March 2016 Official Exam: January 2016 May 2016
Suggest reading & support materials Textbooks Ingle S, King C, Kerr A, Jefferies M, Rock T and Spencer C (editor Woodhead V) – (2010) BTEC Level 2 First Travel and Tourism Student Book Pearson