BTEC Level 2 First Award in Travel and Tourism
(Year 12 – One Year Course)
Examination Board / website: Edexcel (www.edexcel.com)
Learners must complete the two core units, and a choice of two optional units. This course is completed over a period of one year.
The UK Travel and Tourism Sector
UK Travel and Tourism Destinations
4 International Travel and Tourism Destinations
5 Factors Affecting Worldwide Travel and Tourism
Minimum Entry requirement:
An interest in Travel and Tourism and Business; competent in oral and written communication. 5 GCSE’s at A*-E.
Method of assessment:
The UK Travel and Tourism Sector – External Assessment
This unit is assessed externally using a paper-based exam marked by Edexcel. The assessment must be taken by the learner under examination conditions. It is one hour long.
UK Travel and Tourism Destinations - Internal Assessment
The Development of Travel and Tourism in the UK - Internal Assessment
International Travel and Tourism Destinations - Internal Assessment