Travel & Tourism CIE IGCSE

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Travel & Tourism

CIE IGCSE 

A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a Travel & Tourism IGCSE. Whether you're looking to go on to further education, improve your job prospects or expand your knowledge, distance learning IGCSE Travel & Tourism is a flexible and convenient course, which allows you to comprehensively prepare for the IGCSE Travel & Tourism exam through home study. What's more, because the distance learning IGCSE  Travel & Tourism Course is a fully comprehensive course, no prior knowledge is required.

Travel and Tourism is one of the most varied and important global industries.  It contributes significantly to the economies of many countries, and worldwide employs a…

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Travel & Tourism

CIE IGCSE 

A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a Travel & Tourism IGCSE. Whether you're looking to go on to further education, improve your job prospects or expand your knowledge, distance learning IGCSE Travel & Tourism is a flexible and convenient course, which allows you to comprehensively prepare for the IGCSE Travel & Tourism exam through home study. What's more, because the distance learning IGCSE  Travel & Tourism Course is a fully comprehensive course, no prior knowledge is required.

Travel and Tourism is one of the most varied and important global industries.  It contributes significantly to the economies of many countries, and worldwide employs around 235 million people.

This IGCSE course is designed to help meet the growing need for well qualified and knowledgeable people who want a career in the Travel and Tourism industry.  This qualification will provide you with a broad introduction to the key components of this exciting and challenging field.

AIM OF THE COURSE

Understanding of the travel and tourism industry

Theoretical knowledge of the industry and related sectors, including knowledge of travel and tourism products and services, the infrastructure on which they depend and the transport system needed to operate them

Practical ability in a range of skills and procedures related to working in the travel and tourism industry, including knowledge of the essential personal and professional skills required by individuals working in the service sector

Critical awareness of the physical, social and economic environments in which travel and tourism takes place, including understanding of the global, regional and local perspectives of travel and tourism

FORMAT OF COURSE (Modules Overview)

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There are five modules that make up the IGCSE Travel & Tourism. The main modules are as follows:

Unit 1: The travel and tourism industry

Unit 2: Features of worldwide destinations

Unit 3: Customer care and working procedures

Unit 4: Travel and tourism products and services

Unit 5: The Role and Function of Marketing and Promotion In Travel and Tourism

HOME STUDY SUPPORT 

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Effective learning is encouraged through frequent activities and self-assessment questions, and there is guidance for the preparation of coursework.

You will be provided with comprehensive materials designed to provide you with everything required to complete your course of study. You will have your own personal tutor helping you with your course work and with any questions you may have. Plus you can contact a Student Advisors by email or phone for all the practical advice you may need – so we really are with you 100%.

Your tutor will give you various resource sites to visit and there is extra material in the student support portal.

COURSE ASSESSMENT

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For each module there are two or three formal tutor-marked assessments which, when completed, should be sent to your tutor, via e-mail or conventional post. All of the information within the units is written in line with the requirements of the examination board specification and the demands of the examination.

All units are broken down into clear subject topics, and students should spend the amount of time studying for each topic as advised by their course tutor. Each topic module has been written for ease of understanding and topic coverage may be of different length and difficulty depending on the level of detail and information required. You will need to study the modules in the sequence provided.

HOME STUDY ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

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This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about Travel & Tourism and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and study further, so we try to keep our entry requirements to a minimum.

You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 24 months from initial registration with full tutor support.

COURSE FEES

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The enrolment fee for the IGCSE Travel & Tourism home study course is £371.25, though for a limited time we are offering you the opportunity to pay only £297 which is a 20% discount if you enrol online and pay in full.

You can also opt for our Easy Payment Plan and enrol online today by paying a deposit of £74.25 and then 4 equal payments of £74.25 per month. The first instalment is paid about a month after you receive your course.

For International Students who wish to enrol 

(Additional £40 postage / packing & administration)

QUALIFICATION

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IGCSE Travel & Tourism

Format of Examination

The papers have the following structure:

Paper 1:  This comprises four scenario-based questions which require candidates to provide short answers (60% of total marks).  This exam is largely based on Units 1-4 of the travel and tourism syllabus.

Paper 2: This comprises scenario-based questions requiring short answers and is primarily based on Unit 5 – Marketing and Promotion (40% of total marks).

WHAT’S INCLUDED

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Your course fee covers everything you will need to successfully complete the IGCSE Travel & Tourism home study course and earn your IGCSE:

1. Full course syllabus, study folders, and/or online learning aids designed for distance learning

2. A full range of student services, including:

Tutor marked assessments (TMAs)

Access to the online student portal (Student Chat, Forums and Online Support Resources)

NUS Extra Card (discounted membership)

Comprehensive Study Guide & Study Plan

Guide to Effective Study Techniques

How to approach exams without fear

3. An accredited qualification upon successful course completion directly from the awarding body CIE

4. Two year's educational support by e-mail, post, fax or phone

5. Free postage and packaging for UK mainland students

FURTHER COURSE INFORMATION

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If your course is being delivered online, please ensure you meet the minimum requirements below.

For Windows:

Windows 98, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7 - Acrobat Reader 4.0 and above

For Macintosh:

Mac OS X, Mac OS 9.2 - Acrobat Reader 4.0 and above

From time to time we may enrol our students with our partner sites; this is dependent on the number of students enrolling on a particular course and course material availability. If this happens, nothing changes for you other than the name of the college administering your course.  We will continue to be your point of contact; you will get the exact same course you have enrolled on with the same high level of quality content and support.

WHAT TO DO NOW?

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Step One: It's simple - all you need to do now is choose whether you want to pay in instalments or in full and then click on the relevant enrolment button at the top of this page.

Step Two: Once you have selected your payment option to enrol you will be redirected (this can take a few seconds) to our PayPal payment page (you do not need a PayPal account) for you to select your payment method and complete your enrolment.

Step Three: Within 7 days (normally 48 hours) your enrolment papers and course materials will be with you.  A tutor and a dedicated support advisor will also be allocated to you.

That's it..... Thanks and wishing you the best of luck with your studies.

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