Travel and Tourism

Borders College


Scottish Borders Campus


This course has been designed to prepare students for a career in the Tourism sector.

Core subjects of study include Structure of the Travel and Tourism Industry, Applying Marketing Principles in Travel and Tourism, Creating a Culture of Customer Care, Preparation for Employment in Travel and Tourism, Event Organisation, E-commerce and the Scottish Tourism Industry.

Part of your study will be self-directed online. Through undertaking a work experience placement, students have the opportunity to consolidate new skills and knowledge developed throughout their course.

Entry Requirements

2 relevant Highers or relevant Foundation Apprenticeship, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

Successful completion of the HNC Travel and Tourism may allow students to progress to a range of degree programmes. Students may wish to progress to employment within the Travel and Tourism sector.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks


Business and Computing

SCQF Level