L2 Tourism

TOU22
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Hancock

This course prepares students for a future career in one of New Zealand’s biggest and fastest growth industries through introducing the knowledge and skills required as a base for further training in the tourism industry. Within this course, you will look at different aspects associated with the tourism industry in New Zealand and around the world.

The course looks at not only what is on offer for tourists, but also the various tourism sectors, such as social and cultural impacts of tourism, impacts of tourism on the physical environment, work roles in tourism, world tourism destinations, business of tourism, Destination New Zealand, tourist characteristics and needs.


Pathway

L3 School of Tourism

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Standards Available
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.