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Travel and Tourism at The Henley College offers students the opportunity to participate in a practical way, through visits and assignment work, in the real world of travel and tourism.Students are able to gain first hand experience, developing skills by putting knowledge into practice, working with local schools, community and local business.
Second year students will have to carry out a compulsory 315 hour industrial placement.
75% coursework and 25% external exams
4 in English and 4 in Maths, plus at least 3 other 4s
£20 per year for textbooks plus £20 per optional day trip in the first year and up to £1,000 for optional residential trips in years 1 and 2.
There are many options for a career in Travel and Tourism including roles as events manager, air cabin crew, hotel manager, resort representative, tourist guide, travel agent and more.
This course is an accepted qualification for entry into university, with students going on to study subjects including travel and tourism, event management, international marketing, international business and public relations.