Travel and Tourism

Overview

Travel and tourism is as much about far-off shores and foreign travel as tourism in the UK.

Students are taught by lecturers who have worked in the travel and tourism industry. Final year students can go on a trip abroad to put their learning into practice. 

As part of the course,students train on a real airplane as a cabin crew member. They also go on residential trips where they can practice their resort rep skills.

Careers
  • Air Cabin Crew
  • Events Manager
  • Travel Agent
  • Cruise Ship Staff
  • Overseas Resort Rep

Career Prospects

Travel agents

Annual pay
£22,880
Workforce change
1%
Hours/week
41
Replacement
35%

The workforce is projected to expand by 1% over the period to 2024, adding 315 jobs. In the same period, 35% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 13,175 job openings.

Role description

Travel agents advise travellers upon travel arrangements, make bookings and receive payment for travel arrangements made.

Common tasks


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