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 such as, The Hospitality Industry, Providing Customer Service in Hospitality (which includes representing the College at a number of events), Events Organisation and Planning and Managing an Event. You will also complete an industry-related project on an area of your choice. Diƒerent aspects of the industry are explored by visiting organisations and inviting speakers into College. The course offƒers opportunities for students to be innovative and to 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
You will be assessed through a series of coursework assignments which include written reports, presentations, group tasks and practical skills observations. There are no written exams for this course.
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.

Hospitality and event management
An Overview of Hospitality and Event Management BTEC