Travel and Tourism

Department Description / Curriculum Intent

The Travel and Tourism department aims to provide our students with the skills, knowledge and attitudes necessary for a popular and expanding employment sector. We aim to ensure that all our students can go out into the world of work with the attributes necessary to be a success. To achieve our aims we ensure we provide a curriculum that meets the needs of all our learners and set the highest standards and expectations. We encourage all our students to be the best that they can be.

Department Staff and Roles

Ian Martin – Subject Leader
Lynnsey Crowley – Teacher of Travel and Tourism

Curriculum Content
KS4/GCSE

Year 10

Term 1:

  • Component One: Travel and Tourism Organisations and Destinations

Term 2:

  • Component One: Travel and Tourism Organisations and Destinations
  • Component Three: Customer Needs in Travel and Tourism

Term 3:

  • Component Three: Customer Needs in Travel and Tourism 


Year 11

Term 1:

  • Unit One: The UK Travel and Tourism Sector
  • Unit Three: The Travel and Tourism Customer Experience

Term 2:

  • Unit One: The UK Travel and Tourism Sector
  • Unit Three: The Travel and Tourism Customer Experience

Term 3:

  • Unit One: The UK Travel and Tourism Sector

Unit Four: International Travel and Tourism Destinations

Department Courses

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

Exam Board

Edexcel

Useful Links

Pearson Travel and Tourism

Extra-Curricular

Additional support is offered throughout the year to help the students complete their internally assessed units and to prepare for external assessments.