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  • Qualification

    Foundation Degree in Arts - FdA

  • Location

    University Centre

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    2 Years

Course summary

Since 2010, tourism has been the fastest growing sector in the UK in terms of employment. Revenue from inbound tourism has increased by 30% since 2008, making the industry the UK’s fifth largest export earner. Domestic tourism has also grown significantly and Britain is forecast to have a tourism industry worth over £257 billion by 2025 (VisitBritain.org.uk). Tourism is Blackpool’s main industry and accounts for 24,000 full time equivalent jobs, generating £1.295b within the local economy (Blackpool.gov.uk) in 2012-13.This programme will give you a strong foundation in key business disciplines that are taught alongside, and so support, tourism industry specific modules. Unique features of the programme include:• a close involvement with employers through work based learning, visiting speakers, industry visits and contextualised assessments;• modules that are designed with a business focus as well as contemporary tourism specific ones• small classes where debate can flourish;

Application deadline

15 January

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Blackpool and the Fylde College

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    Blackpool and the Fylde College, Ashfield Road, Bispham, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY2 0HB, England

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