We hope all our Year 11 and 13 students enjoy a well deserved summer having now finished their geography and travel and tourism exams.                     Year 10 students going on the Iceland trip - please remember - Friday lunchtime meeting in N16!

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BTEC Level 2 Travel and Tourism


Students at St Ivo are following the Edexcel BTEC Level 1/2 First Award in Travel and Tourism.

The BTEC First Award has two core units and two optional units which are delivered. One of the units is externally assessed by the exam board in the form of an exam. The other three units are assessed by the centre and verified by the exam board (portfolio work).

At St Ivo we complete the following units:









Edexcel BTEC Level 1/ Level 2 First Award in Travel and Tourism

Unit

Core Units

Assessment Method

Staff

1

The UK Travel and Tourism Sector

External

Yo

2

UK Travel and Tourism Destinations

Internal

Mb


Optional Specialist Units



3

The development of Travel and Tourism in the UK

Internal

Yo

4

International Travel and Tourism Destinations

Internal

Mb

The BTEC Level 1/2 First Award specification from Edexcel can be downloaded here

COURSE DELIVERY
Subject Teachers - Miss York, Mrs Morey and Mrs Bartlett lead the teaching of the course with regards to planning and delivering lessons, assessing work and ensuring that work is completed on time.

Programme Manager / Internal Verifier (IV) - Mr Chambers (HoD) is in charge of the course and will be sampling work from all students to check assessment

Quality Nominee (IV) - Miss C Marshall is the school’s quality nominee. Miss Marshall oversees all vocational course to ensure that standards are being met.

LEARNER HANDBOOK

Each student is given a learner handbook with details of the course and the assessment procedures. A copy can be downloaded here.


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