Subject Title                                                 Hospitality (First Award in Hospitality)                                      

Qualification (BTEC/GCSE etc)            BTEC

Examination Board                                   Edexcel

Course Description

Hospitality is a subject that will give you the opportunity to explore a career that is creative, challenging and fun.

The main aim of the subject is to provide you with an awareness of the different aspects involved in working in the Hospitality industry. You will develop skills in the kitchen, in pop up restaurants, visit local hotels, restaurants and catering outlets to gain the necessary knowledge.

The course is made up of

  • Core Units – Introducing the Hospitality Industry

Working in the Hospitality Industry

Food Safety and Health and Safety in

Hospitality

  • Optional Units include

Planning, preparing , cooking and finishing food

Providing food and beverage service to customers

How the Hospitality Industry contributes to Healthy Lifestyles

You will learn about customer service, food service and food safety. You will investigate the hospitality industry as well as learning how to prepare, cook and serve food

Assessment

25% external assessment(examination )

75% internal assessment – written assignments and under time constraints practical assessments

Progression Routes

BTEC Level 3 Hospitality Subsidiary Diploma

BTEC level 2 Hospitality Diploma

 Further Details

www.edexel.com/BTEC

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