Docklands Academy, London's English for Tourism course incorporates all the language and skills that you need to get on your way to working in the industry. Lessons include an emphasis on industry specific vocabulary and functional language, with plenty of opportunity to practice real life interactions through the use of role plays and authentic material. Students get an opportunity to practice presenting new projects, planning itineraries and creating marketing material. The minimum study time for the course is a week, although we recommend a month to fully explore the language and practical elements of the course.
The course features the following topics, which can be adapted to suit the needs of individual learner or groups:
An Introduction to Travel and Tourism
Tourism Organisations, Promotion and Marketing
Types of Transport
Planning and Booking a Holiday
International Tourism, focusing on the UK, Europe, The USA, Oceania and Indian.
New Tourist Destinations
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Enrolment: Join this course at any time of the year and start classes any day except for weekends and Bank Holidays when Docklands Academy, London are closed.
Average class size: 7
Maximum class size: 15
Days per week: Mon – Fri
£50 Courses up to 4 weeks (students may pay more to buy the coursebook if they wish)
£75 Courses more than 4 weeks (includes the cost of the coursebook)
Entry Requirements: You must be 16 years-old or over at the time of registration. You must be B1 Level of the Common European Framework Reference (CEFR) to start the course. You may need a Student Visitor Visa depending on which country you come from.
you must be 16 years-old or over at the time of registration.
You may need a Student Visitor Visa depending on which country you come from.
Students can start at any level from A1 to C2 in the Common European Framework Reference (CEFR) according to the result of the placement test.