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Travel and Tourism

Travel and Tourism

Year 9

Travel and Tourism

Term

Title

Theme Overview

Assessment

Autumn

The UK Travel and Tourism Sector

This unit covers the main types of tourism in the UK, the contribution that travel and tourism makes to the UK economy and the different component industries that make up the travel and tourism sector.

 

This unit is assessed via an exam at the end of Year 11.

Spring

The UK Travel and Tourism Destinations

This unit covers what the different types of UK destinations have to offer, as well as locating tourist UK destinations and routes.

This unit is assessed via coursework.

Summer

The UK Travel and Tourism Destinations

During this term we focus on finishing our coursework and exam technique.

Coursework and Mock exams.

Year 10

This year we will be studying Unit 1: The Travel and Tourism Sector and preparing for the exam for this module. We will then be starting our coursework based module Unit 2: UK Travel and Tourism Destinations.

Course specification

Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award in Travel and Tourism

Units

Year 10

Unit 1: The Travel and Tourism Sector

Unit 2: UK Travel and Tourism Destinations

Year 11

Unit 3: The Development of Travel and Tourism in the UK

Unit 4: International Travel and Tourism Destinations

Useful websites

http://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/btec-firsts/travel-and-tourism-2013-nqf.html       

Contact: 

Miss Chamberlain        schamberlain4.310@parkhighstanmore.or.uk

Year 11

Half of the course has been completed in Year 10. In Year 11 we will be completing our coursework modules (75%) and sitting the final exam (25%) in May/June 2016.

Course specification

Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level 2 First Award in Travel and Tourism

Units

Year 10

Unit 1: The Travel and Tourism Sector Completed

Unit 2: UK Travel and Tourism Destinations Completed

Year 11

Unit 3: The Development of Travel and Tourism in the UK

Unit 4: International Travel and Tourism Destinations

Useful websites

http://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/btec-firsts/travel-and-tourism-2013-nqf.html         

Contact

Miss Chamberlain    schamberlain4.310@parkhighstanmore.or.uk