Hospitality and Event Management BTEC National (Equivalent to one A Level)

Hospitality and Event Management BTEC National (Equivalent to one A Level)

This course investigates the ever expanding and diverse hospitality industry. As well as focusing on the hotel and catering sectors, we also concentrate on events management, which combines many aspects of hospitality. We provide you with the opportunity to not only learn about this exciting and thriving industry, but also to organise your own events. You will study units in The Hospitality Industry, Providing Customer Service in Hospitality (which includes representing the College at a number of events), Events Organisation, Planning and Managing an Event and complete an industry related project on an area of your choice.

Different aspects of the industry are explored by visiting organisations and inviting speakers into College. The course oers opportunities for students to be innovative and develop their interpersonal and research skills. These transferable skills will help career choices in either higher education or employment.

Additional
Grade 4 or above in GCSE English Language.
Assessment
There will be a combination of internally assessed projects and assignments together with externally examined units.
Progression
Higher education or employment in a variety of areas within the industry. Many Universities offer well established Events Management courses, which a number of our 2nd year students have already secured places on.

This course offers a huge variety of future opportunities in the hospitality and events industry either at home or abroad and at many different levels.