Travel and Tourism

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus, Cardonald Campus


Launch your dream career in the dynamic travel and tourism industry with our HNC Travel and Tourism course. Covering key areas from airfares, ticketing, tour operations to retail travel and more. Throughout the course, you’ll gain proficiency in the latest reservations systems, including use of Galileo. From interpreting flight schedules to providing exceptional customer service, you will have the skills to thrive as cabin crew, a travel agent, tour operator, or in many other roles.

Subjects include:
Tour Guiding and Resort Representation; International Tourist Destinations; Communication: Business Communication; Influences on the Travel and Tourism Industry; Retail Travel Practice; Structure of the Travel and Tourism Industry; Air Travel; Creating a Culture of Customer Care; Using Software Application Packages; Applying Marketing Principles in Travel and Tourism; Preparation for Employment in Travel and Tourism; Airline and Airport Operations; Travel and Tourism: Graded Unit 1.

Entry Requirements

1 relevant Higher, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

Progression Routes

HND Travel and Tourism. Relevant degree programme.

Employment in airport check-in, cabin crew, retail travel, hotel and tour operations.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Travel and Tourism

SCQF Level