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Tourism with Business

Course Code(s):  5M5011
QQI Award Code:  5M5011 Tourism with Business
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Course overview

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

Course Description

This course gives students the skills necessary to work in the area of tourism.

What will you Study?

Tourism Principles and Practice 5N2078
Tourism Information and Administration 5N0636
Work Experience 5N1356
Communications 5N0690
Word Processing 5N1358
Event Production 5N1374
French 5N1623
Marketing Practice 5N1400

Optional Module:
Start Your Own Business 5N1418
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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Related Career Sectors

This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Tourism & Hospitality
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