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NOVA 2012-2013 College Catalog: Programs of Study

Discontinued Program FA 2012

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 Credits
1st Semester
1___ Social Science Elective 3
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
2SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
TRV 100 Intro to the Travel Industry 3
TRV 111 Geography of Tourism I 3
3TRV 125 Travel Sales & Customer Service 3
Total   16
2nd Semester
3TRV 115 Ground Transportation, Tours, Cruises, & Services Planning 3
TRV 112 Geography of Tourism II 3
TRV Electives 8
Total   14
Total credits for the Travel and Tourism Certificate=30

1 The social science elective may be selected from the social/behavioral sciences courses listed under General Education Electives.

2 Students can take the SDV 101 Orientation section related to their particular program.

3 Prerequisite for this course is TRV 100.