HND Travel & Tourism Management

23508W1 | Parsons Walk Centre, Wigan
Start Date | Sept 18
Time/Day | TBA

Is this course for me?

This HND aims to give students the theory and practice of working within the travel and tourism industry at management level. The individual will progress their current level of knowledge and understanding of the travel and tourism industry and apply this to a higher level of application.

What will I study?

The course provides the opportunity to study: The Travel and Tourism Sector; Finance and Funding in the Travel and Tourism Sector; Marketing in Travel and Tourism, Contemporary Issues in Travel and Tourism; Hopsitality Provision in the Travel and Tourism Sector; Tourist Destinations; Visitor Attraction Management and Travel and Tourism Entrepreneurs; The Developing Manager; Research Project; Sustainable Tourism Development, Legislation and Ethics in the Travel and Tourism Sector; Legislation and Ethics in the Travel and Tourism Sector; Special Interest Tourism; Resort Management; Work based Experience and Employability Skills. Pearson are currently reviewing this Higher National Qualification. Some modules titles may change.

How long is the course?

Full-time over two academic years

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through a variety of methods including case studies, projects, group work, assignments and reports.

What qualifications do I need?

64 UCAS points or equivalent work experience. Mature students with experience, a portfolio of work and employer references will be considered. Students must also possess a Grade C or above in English and GCSE or equivalent.

What can I progress onto?

The HND is recognised as a sound basis for many professional and managerial positions within the Travel and Tourism industry. Students with a merit/distinction profile may have the opportunity to study at leading universities to complete a top up degree.

Other Information

You will be taught by a professional team of staff who will support you throughout your course.

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Do I have to pay for my course?
n/a £7500.00 H
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Course fees shown are per annum (unless indicated otherwise). Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on or phone 01942 761111

Wigan & Leigh College endeavours to ensure that the information provided in this publication is accurate at the time of going to publication. All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time. The College cannot accept liability arising out of such changes or connected to such changes, however it will undertake to minimise disruption to students.

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