The course is comprised of 12 units based on the following; The UK Tourism industry, Customer Service, Location Geography, UK Tourism Travel Industry, Preparing for employment, Resort Representative, Travel and Tourism itineraries, Package Travel and Tourism Products, Promotional materials, Accessible travel, recommending holidays to suit customers' needs and Providing information on a tourist destination You will learn by completing projects, assignments and online tests that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands.
For aspiring and ambitious students willing to work hard, this course provides a solid foundation for your move into management within the tourism sector.
We opened a brand new campus in 2015 with fantastic new social spaces to relax in, and specialist equipment for your area of study.
The study programmee will give you a good insight into the travel and tourism industry and provide you with the opportunity to progress further, either within education or through industry employment.
The majority of the units studied will be assessed through the completion of coursework, with some units being assessed by online multiple choice tests or paper-based short answer tests.
Ever envision yourself leading tours of exotic, international locations?
Maybe you'd love to head out onto the high seas as a cruise director.Or how about working with clients to plan their ultimate vacation, making sure every detail is taken care of to make their trip as memorable as possible? Then the tourism industry might be the perfect fit.Three of Johnson & Wales University's International Travel & Tourism Studies faculty members (Professor Eldad Boker, Ph D; Assistant Professor Bryan Lavin, MBA, CHE; and Assistant Professor Tiffany Rhodes, DMin, CHE) list the top 10 reasons to study tourism — and why the best place to prepare for your career is JWU.A modern university is a university created in or after 1992.*1c - National Student Survey 2019, question 27, Overall Satisfaction.We have cited the following surveys and guides on this page: *1a - National Student Survey 2018, question 27, Overall Satisfaction.*1b - National Student Survey 2017, compared to other modern universities.On successful completion of this study programme you can progress on to the Travel & Tourism Level 3 Diploma or Extended Diploma.You can also seek employment in the travel and tourism industry as a trainee or apprentice at a travel agency, tour operator or visitor attraction.UWL’s strong links with employers allow us to offer you unique insights and study opportunities.These include lectures, workshops and assessments with leading travel and tourism professionals.