Travel & Tourism - Diploma

L3 Level 3
Full Time
4 September 2023 — 21 June 2024
Barry Campus

About this course

This is the first year of a two year Level 3 City and Guilds course.  On successful completion of the second year you will achieve the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism.  This is a vocational course which will lead onto employment or some HE courses.  Educational trips/work experience are offered as part of the course and have included destinations such as London, New York, Majorca and Edinburgh.

What you will study

On this course you will study modules in:

  • Worldwide T & T Destinations (mandatory)
  • Principles of Marketing for T & T
  • Special Int Hols and Independent Travel
  • Planning and Delivering Guided Tours
  • Developing People in Travel and Tourism
  • Tourism in the UK      

This course consists of practical and written tasks and one online exam.

This is the first year of a two-year Level 3 C&G course.  On successful completion of the second year you will achieve the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism.  

Course fee per year

Registration Fee Payable on Enrolment: £0.00

Teaching and assessment

  • Continuous assignments including coursework and online skills tests

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18.
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect.
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice.
  • Course fees are subject to change. Your fee will be confirmed prior to enrolment.
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print.
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers.
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

4 September 2023

End date

21 June 2024

Time of day

Day Time

Full Time

18 hours per week


Barry Campus
Maps & directions

Course code



City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma In Travel and Tourism


What our students say

“The whole experience is just great! I know there is a lot of help available to me, there's people i can speak to and programmes like the Career Ready programme, my tutors have got lots of experience in the workplace.”

Sean Fairman
Studying Level 3 Travel and Tourism

Career prospects & further study

Most students progress onto the second year of this two year programme. this qualification will provide a sound foundation for working in the industry or progressing to University study. 

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Barry Campus
Barry Campus

Cardiff and Vale College,

Barry Campus,

Vale of Glamorgan,

CF62 8YJ