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Travel & Tourism

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Stillorgan College of Further Education

Stillorgan College of Further Education
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Course overview

Course Code 5M5011
QQI Award Code 5M5011 Tourism with Business
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

Travel and Tourism is an exciting, dynamic industry that offers a broad range of job opportunities in airlines, tour operators, travel agencies, hotels and the hospitality sector, visitor attractions, venues and tourist boards. This course, which has been running for 20 years, offers internationally-recognised industry relevant qualifications taught by an academic staff with relevant and diverse industry experience. Many employers in the travel industry contact the college directly when recruiting staff.

What will you Study?

Airline Studies
International Air Fares and Ticketing
Computerised Reservations System- Amadeus
Information Technology
Tourism Principles and Practice 5N2078
Marketing
Communications 5N0690 Methods
Customer Relations
Heritage and Culture
Tourism Information and Administration 5N0636
Opportunity for Work Experience 5N1356
First Aid
Safety and Health at Work 5N1794
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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CAO with Any QQI Major Award

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Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
DTXXX 5M5011

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Related Career Sectors

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