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 within the course off-campus visits to provide the learner with a range of skills and knowledge. Topics of study include: International Tourism; Marketing; Customer Care; Working as Senior Air Cabin Crew; Tour Guiding and Resort Rep; Sustainability; Retail Travel Practice.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have at least one Higher at Grade C or above or a relevant Certificate, 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

Each unit will be continually assessed through end of unit assessments or by the completion of course work. No end of course assessment or exam.

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

    13 Sep 2021

  • SCQF Level

    7

  • 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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