Travel and Tourism

South Lanarkshire College


The HNC in Travel and Tourism is designed to provide you with the skills required to enable you to enter into positions in a wide range of travel and tourism organisations at an operational, supervisory or managerial level. It has a heavy focus on customer service and personal and interpersonal skills.

Core units:
Travel and tourism industry; Scottish tourism; Marketing principles; Customer care; Employment in travel and tourism; Graded unit 1; Communication and presentation skills; Tour guiding; Air travel.

Optional units:
Working as senior air cabin crew; Airline and Airport Operations; International tourism; Public relations; Conferences; HR management; Customer care; Communication in Spanish.

Entry Requirements

1 Higher plus 3 subjects at National 5, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5 or 6. Successful interview.

Progression Routes

Year 2 HND Travel and Tourism

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Travel and Tourism

SCQF Level