HNC Travel and Tourism

Course Content

Our HNC graduates are well placed to work within national and international tourism markets. The sector is worth £11 billion to the Scottish economy every year alone and is a growth industry world wide. We provide a wide cross-section of theoretical and practical skills required by the travel and tourism industry. We incorporate classroom based study with off-campus visits to provide you with a range of skills and knowledge. Topics of study include: International Tourism; Marketing; Customer Service; Working as Senior Air Cabin Crew; Airline and Travel Agency operations; Sustainability; Attraction Visits.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have at least one Higher at C level or above or a relevant NQ/NC Award with at least 12 units. Relevant life/work experience or other qualifications will also be considered. Applicants will attend an interview and undertake a written exercise to determine their suitability for the course. 

Method of Assessment

Continuous assessment in the form of classroom based, short-answer questions, independent research reports and presentations.

Future Prospects

HND Travel and Tourism or entry to a relevant degree programme at university. Employment within the industry may be available on successful completion.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Kingsway Campus

  • Start Date

    21 Sep 2020

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Travel & Tourism

  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page

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