Intro to the course:
Careers in travel and tourism are changing in line with the industry which is increasingly demanding more professional skills, attitudes and expertise in a sophisticated and competitive marketplace within the ‘digital economy’. On this course, you will learn the skills that are needed to get an entry level role in the travel industry, working in airport ground operations, airlines, travel agents or with tour operators.
You will also develop excellent customer service skills, discover changing attitudes and skills in this sector to enhance your career prospects and ensure you are well prepared for higher level studies before embarking on your exciting career in this growing industry.
This course is supported by guest lectures from those who currently work in the travel sector to learn about the job opportunities available and you will participate in external visits throughout the course to experience local and regional tourism.