Start Date31 Aug 2021
Applications/Enrolment now Closed for this year
Course: Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma / Extended Diploma in Travel & TourismCampus: Strand RoadType: Full TimeStart Date: 31/08/2021Fees:
- Site location Strand Road
UK Requirements4 GCSEs (Grade C or above) preferably to include English.
ROI Requirements4 OLCs (Grade 05 or above) preferably to include English; Leaving Cert Applied – Merit.
Currently a work placement is required to be undertaken. Students will have the opportunity to apply for and work in areas such as hotels, restaurants, attractions, museums and with tour guiding companies.
Field Trips - £25 required for attendance on study visits – payable as and when trips are confirmed throughout each year of the programme.
Kits - £25 required for attendance on study visits – payable as and when trips are confirmed throughout each year of the programme.
Other - A residential unit is a possibility for year 2 of the programme and costs will vary depending on activities and location selected by the class cohort.
Further StudyAfter completing this programme, you may choose to progress to the Foundation Degree in Hospitality & Tourism Management (with specialisms) within the College or enter employment within the industry.
Career ProspectsThere are multiple employment opportunities in areas such as airlines, hotels, visitor attractions, travel agents and public sector organisations.
I now have the opportunity to progress to University and achieve my chosen degree in only two years due to the preparation I received here at NWRC.Jordan Downey (former Student Union President)
I love my course at NWRC and I'm really excited about the university opportunities available locally with the new Medical courses at Ulster University, Magee.Amy Hutcheon (Health Sciences)