HNC Travel and Tourism
The tourism sector is worth £11 billion to the Scottish economy every year and is a growth industry worldwide. Our HNC graduates are well-placed to work within national and international tourism markets.
This course offers a wide cross-section of theoretical and practical skills required by the travel and tourism industry and includes off-campus visits to provide learners with a range of skills and knowledge. Topics include International Tourism; Marketing; Customer Care; Airlines; Tour Guiding and Resort Rep; Sustainability and Retail Travel Practice.
Applicants should have at least one Higher at Grade C or above, a relevant NQ/NC Award or a Certificate Course with at least 12 credits. Relevant life/work experience or other qualifications will also be considered.
Applicants will be invited to a recruitment workshop to assess 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.
On successful completion, learners may gain employment within the industry or gain entry to degree programmes at universities throughout Scotland.
26 Aug 2024
- 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