Instructor

Our IGCSE Travel & Tourism teacher has degrees in Psychology and Education, and has traveled to over 30 countries across five continents.

His Master's Degree in Education is from Penn State University with a specialization in curriculum design and development. One of the highlights of his recent worldwide travels was spending several days exploring all of the ancient ruins at the Angkor World Heritage site in Cambodia.

Years 10 and 11 (IGCSE): Travel & Tourism

  • IGCSE TnT copyThe Travel & Tourism Industry

    • Structure of the international travel and tourism industry
    • Economic, environmental and socio-cultural impact of travel and tourism
    • Role of national governments in forming tourism policy and promotion
    • Pattern of demand for international travel and tourism
  • Features of Worldwide Destinations

    • The main global geographical features
    • Different time zones and climates
    • Investigation of travel and tourism destinations
    • Features which attract tourists to a particular destination
  • Customer Care and Working Procedures

    • Dealing with customers and colleagues
    • Essential personal skills required for working in the industry
    • Basic procedures for handling inquiries, reservations and payments
    • Utilizing reference sources to obtain information
  • Travel & Tourism Products & Services

    • Identify and describe tourism products
    • Explore the roles of tour operators and travel agents
    • Describe support facilities for travel and tourism
    • Features of worldwide transport pertaining to major international routes
  • Marketing & Promotion

    • Role and function of marketing and promotion
    • Market segmentation and targeting
    • Product, Price, Place and Promotion as part of the marketing mix
  • Marketing & Promotion of Visitor Services

    • The operation, role and function of tourist boards and tourist information centers
    • The provision of tourist products and services
    • Basic principles of marketing and promotion
    • Leisure and business travel services

There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.

Robert Lewis Stevenson

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