Level 5 Diploma in Management for Travel and Tourism

The Level 5 Diploma in Travel and Tourism is a 60 credit Ofqual regulated qualification and, is equivalent in level to the 2nd year of a degree.

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. The course is designed to have exit points to allow 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 5 Diploma in Management for Travel & Tourism ATHE Level 5 Certificate in Management for Travel & Tourism
Qualification number 600/4720/3 600/4715/X
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:

  • prior study in tourism, management or related subjects at level 4 or above
  • a level 4 qualification for example an ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Management for Travel and Tourism
  • 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 5 Diploma in Management for Travel and Tourism
  • Travel and Tourism Organisations in a Global Context
  • Managing Communication
  • People Management
  • 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
  • Marketing Principles and Practice

University

the third year to various Bachelor Degree top-up programmes at a higher education institution including those where we have progression agreements.



Further ATHE qualifications

a level 6 ATHE qualification e.g. ATHE Level 6 Diploma in Management.

ATHE Level 5 Certificate in Management for Travel and Tourism
  • Travel and Tourism Organisations in a Global Context
  • Managing Communication
  • People Management