Level 4 Diploma in Management for Travel and Tourism

The Level 4 Diploma in Travel and Tourism is a 60 credit Ofqual regulated qualification and, as well as the 3 core units, there are 9 specialist units to choose from.

This qualification has been designed in response to the escalating demand for management skills coupled with sector specific knowledge of the travel and tourism industry. It is also designed to have exit points allowing an additional qualification to be gained or if an individual is not certain on their commitment to the 60 credit course they can leave with less credits and still achieve a recognised qualification.

Qualification Title ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Management for Travel & Tourism ATHE Level 4 Certificate in Management for Travel & Tourism
Qualification number 600/4718/5 600/4714/8
Certificate Awarding Body ATHE (Awards for Training and Higher Education) ATHE (Awards for Training and Higher Education)
Size 60 credits (240 Guided Learning Hours) 30 credits (120 Guided Learning Hours)
Structure 3 core units and a further optional unit 1 core unit and a further optional unit
Entry Requirements

Age: 18+

Entry Profile:

  • 5 GCSE passes at Grades C and above including English and Maths
  • 2 A-level passes
  • A Level 3 qualification
  • an Access to Higher Education Certificate delivered by an approved further education institute and validated by an Access Validating Agency
  • Other equivalent international qualifications

Each application will be reviewed on merit and applications which do not fall into the criteria listed above, may still be considered.

Modes of Study Classroom based learning, with classes available during weekends and evenings
Assessment Assignment for each unit
Overall Grading Type Achieved/Not Achieved
Fees For details on current fees please contact the College. Flexible payment methods are available.

  Mandatory Units Optional Units Progression Routes
ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Management for Travel and Tourism
  • The Travel and Tourism Sector
  • Communication Skills
  • People in Organisations
  • The Management of Visitor Attractions
  • Passenger Transport Operations
  • Tourist Destinations
  • Tour Operations Management
  • Resort Management
  • Finance and Funding in the Travel and Tourism Sector
  • Special Interest Tourism
  • Sustainable Tourism Development
  • Applying Promotional Techniques
  • Customer Relationship Management

University

the 2nd year of a variety of Bachelor’s Degree Programmes at a University



Further ATHE qualifications

a level 5 ATHE qualification in a different subject area

ATHE Level 4 Certificate in Management for Travel and Tourism
  • The Travel and Tourism Sector
  • Communication Skills
  • People in Organisations