The purpose of BTEC Higher National Diploma in International Travel & Tourism Management is to develop you as professional, self-reflecting individual able to meet the demands of employers in the travel and tourism sector and adapt to a constantly changing world.
The objectives of the BTEC Higher National Diploma in International Travel & Tourism Management are as follows: ● To equip you with specific travel and tourism skills, knowledge and the understanding necessary to achieve high performance in the global travel and tourism environment. ● To provide you with education and training for a range of careers in travel and tourism, including aviation, destination management, events management, sustainable management, visitor management, heritage management and tour operations management. ● To provide you with insight and understanding into the diversity of roles within the travel and tourism sector, recognising the importance of collaboration at all levels. ● To support you to understand the local, regional and global context of the travel and tourism sector and, for those students with a global outlook, to aspire to international career pathways. ● To provide you with opportunities to address cutting-edge issues facing the industry, and society at large; with particular emphasis on tourism production and consumption, sustainability and ethics, globalisation and intercultural dimensions, recognising the role that travel and tourism plays in addressing these issues. ● To provide you with opportunities to enter or progress in employment in travel and tourism, or progress to higher education qualifications such as an Honours degree in travel and tourism or a related area.
BTEC Higher Nationals in International Travel and Tourism Management have also been approved by the professional body - The Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality - as suitable qualifications for students wanting to progress onto their approved courses at the appropriate level.
Award: HND Professional Qualification 2 Years Full Time Taught in English