NVCC 2005-2006 Catalog


     

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TRAVEL AND TOURISM
Certificate AN

Purpose: The curriculum is designed for persons seeking careers in the field of travel and tourism and to develop and update the skills of present travel industry employees. Career opportunities for graduates exist in travel agencies, airlines and other transportation companies, as well as in hotels and other businesses serving the traveling public.

One Year

1st Semester

2nd Semester


 

   ENG

111

College Composition I

3

 

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Social Science Elective

3

 

   SDV

 

Elective

1

 

   TRV

100

Intro. to the Travel Industry

3

 

   TRV

111

Geography of Tourism I

3

 

 

TRV

115

Ground Trans., Tours, Cruises, &

 

 

 

   

 

Services Planning

 

3

 

   TRV

112

Geography of Tourism II

 

3

 

TRV

116

Air Travel Planning

 

4

 

TRV

125

Travel Sales &

 

 

 

   

 

Customer Service

 

3

 

TRV

211

Airline Comp. Reservation Sys.

 

4

 


 

 

Total Credits/Semester

13

17

Total credits for the Travel and Tourism Certificate = 30.

1 The social science elective may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology).

2 Prerequisite for this course is TRV 100.

3 Prerequisite for this course is completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, TRV 116.

       
 
       

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