Certificate in Tourism Studies (DTXXX)
This course aims to prepare students for employment in the Tourism Industry.
- FETAC Level 4 Certificate
- Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualifications and/or relevant life and work experience
- Relevent life experiences will also be considered
- Tourism Awareness
- Customer Service
- Work Experience
Elective Modules (Any 3 modules)
- Database Methods
- Word Processing
- Reception Skills
- Tourism Enterprise
- Tourism & Travel Service
- Safety and Health at Work
Elective Modules (Any 1 module)
- Information & Administration
- Spreadsheet Methods
- Web Authoring
- eBusiness studies
- Business Administration
- Business Calculations
Please be aware the not all modules may be available. Please contact the Student Care Team for modules currently on offer.
Portfolio of Assessment
Students will be assessed using a combination of continuous assessments and terminal examinations.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
A recognition of prior learning (RPL) policy is in place. This may allow for exemptions from modules for students with directly comparable prior experience/qualifications. Please contact a member of the Student Care Team for details.
Certificate in Tourism (DTXXX) awarded by the Further Education and Training Awards Council (FETAC)
2 years full time
An Access, Transfer and Progression policy is in place. Eden College has structured FETAC awards to maximise opportunities for recognition of prior learning. The College has ensured that optimal opportunities exist for the transfer of knowledge, skill and competence across major awards. A number of progression routes (Level 6 and above) are available, both internally and externally upon succesful completion of this course. Please contact the Student Care Team for details.
Learner protection for this programme is provided in accordance with section 43 - 47 of the Qualifications (Education and Training) Act 1999.