Travel and tourism is now one of the largest sectors in the world in terms of generating jobs and income. It is a dynamic and vibrant sector which makes a major contribution to the UK economy. Travel and tourism has become an important part of how we live today and most people travel regularly for work and leisure.
Mrs Lord-Owens, Travel and Tourism Coordinator
How we organise learning
Travel and tourism is a vocational subject under the humanities umbrella. During the curriculum choices process in Year 8, students can opt to study travel and tourism from Years 9 to 11.
Examination Board: Pearson
Specification Name: BTEC Travel and Tourism
Link: Travel and Tourism
During this course, you will study:
Unit 1 – The travel and tourism sector.
Unit 2 – UK travel and tourism destinations.
Unit 3 – The development of the UK travel and tourism sector.
Unit 4 – International travel and tourism destinations.