L3 School of Tourism

TOU32
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; introducing the knowledge and skills required as a base for further training in the tourism industry. Within this course, students will look at different aspects associated with the tourism industry in New Zealand and Pacific Island Countries.

The course looks at what is on offer for tourists and also the various tourism sectors, such as Pacific Island countries as visitor destinations, natural attractions and significant sites in tourism Maori, economic impacts of tourism, and Rotorua as a tourist destination.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

None


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry


Standards Available
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 3727 v9 Demonstrate knowledge of Pacific Island countries as visitor destinations
3
I
5
U.S. 17788 v8 Identify, and explain the history of, natural attractions and significant sites in tourism Māori
3
I
5
U.S. 24725 v2 Describe and analyse the economic impact of tourism
3
I
4
U.S. 24733 v2 Describe and promote a New Zealand tourist destination
3
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.