Level 2 Tourism

2TOU
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss H. Arthur

Recommended Prior Learning

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


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.




Faculties:

Humanities


Assessment Policy & Procedures
Pathway

Level 3 Geography, Level 3 Tourism

Career Pathways

Flight Attendant, Event Manager, Human Resources Adviser, Marketing Specialist, Holiday Park Manager, Hotel/Motel Manager, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Hotel Porter, Maitre d’Hotel, Workplace Relations Adviser, Tour Guide, Recreation Co-ordinator, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)