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Marino College of Further Education

Marino College of Further Education
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Course overview

Course Code 5M5011 140
QQI Award Code 5M5011 Tourism with Business
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This is a one year full-time course which gives students the opportunity to gain the necessary skills to work in the travel business or a tourism related area. The course has been designed in partnership with the International Academy of Travel (IAOT). The emphasis is on practical training combined with the development of business and administration skills.

What will you Study?

Tourism Principles and Practice 5N2078
Tourism Information and Administration 5N0636
Principles and Practice of Selling 5N2062
Word Processing 5N1358
Marketing Practice 5N1400
Work Experience 5N1356
Frontline Office / Reception Skills
Customer Service 5N0972
International Academy of Travel
Cabin Crew Training
Travel Agency Practices
Passenger Services
Fares and Ticketing
Amadeus
Airport Training Day
Beauty Care/Professional Grooming
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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DTXXX 5M5011

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