The AS/A2 Travel and Tourism course consist of a mixture of exams and portfolio units - it is one third exam and two thirds portfolio.
AS Travel and Tourism
Unit 1 - The Travel and Tourism Industry (Exam) (Nn/We/Yo)
Unit 2 - Customer Services (Portfolio) (Nn/We)
Unit 3 - Destination Europe (Portfolio) (Yo)
A2 Travel and Tourism
Unit 7 - Responsible Tourism (Exam) (Nn)
Unit 7 - Current Issues in Travel and Tourism (Portfolio) (Nn)
Unit 12 - Travel Organisations (Portfolio) (Mb)
Students have the opportunity to participate in a residential to New York to gain an understanding of the working of the tourism industry from the transport through to the various organisations involved, including accommodation, attractions etc. Students also explore external factors affecting the travel and tourism industry including gaining an understanding of the impact of the 9/11 impacts on the Travel and Tourism industry.