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Nottingham Academy

Travel and Tourism

Qualification: BTEC Level 3 (Pearson) 

Course Length: 2 years 

Entry requirements: 5 or more GCSE grades 9 to 4, including grade 4 or above in English.

The travel and tourism industry is one of the fastest-growing global industries, contributing over £209 billion to the UK economy and employing over 4 million people. This course is perfect for students who aim to progress to higher education and ultimately to employment, possibly in the travel and tourism sector. This qualification gives a broad introduction to the travel and tourism industry, with an emphasis on core knowledge and fundamental skills that are transferable across other sectors. Travel and Tourism is 60% externally assessed.