Why travel and tourism?
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, with millions of people travelling every day for work and leisure purposes.
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