Level 2 Tourism

12TOU
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss H. Arthur

Tourism is New Zealand’s most valuable industry. It contributes significantly to our national economy and provides an increasing range of job opportunities.
This is an introductory course designed for students who would like to study or work in the tourism industry once they have completed their secondary education. It covers a range of knowledge and skills including – Tourism related geography and history, tourist attractions activities and events, effects on people and places and work roles.
Students will engage in a range of learning activities including computing; communication activities; development of tourism brochures, research and role-playing.




Pathway

Level 3 Geography, Level 3 Tourism

Recommended Prior Learning

Entry must be approved by a Tourism teacher. Commitment to a written subject is required.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 24726 v2 Describe and compare social and cultural impacts of tourism
2
I
2
U.S. 24727 v2 Describe and compare impacts of tourism on the physical environment
2
I
3
U.S. 24728 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of work roles in tourism
2
I
3
U.S. 24729 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of world tourist destinations
2
I
4
U.S. 24730 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of the business of tourism
2
I
4
U.S. 24731 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of destination New Zealand
2
I
4
U.S. 24732 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of tourist characteristics and needs
2
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 23 credits.

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