SUBJECT OVERVIEW


KEY STAGE 4


The travel and tourism industry is dynamic, wide-ranging and fast-growing, and it offers a huge variety of employment opportunities for young people.  This course is 25% examined and 75% coursework assessed.



Students are expected to visit a number of UK based destinations to support their coursework – recent visits to The Lake District, Llandudno, Chester Zoo, The Blue Planet.



KEY STAGE 5


At KS5 students have the opportunity to develop their understanding of KS4 Travel and Tourism and are assessed both internally and externally.


Plus two further option topics.




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Mrs A. Hassell

Mrs M. Worthington

Mr M. Entwistle

Miss K. Jones

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