Level 2 Tourism
Teacher in Charge: Mrs L. Williams
Tourism is a course of study focussed on New Zealand and oather world tourist destinations.
What will I learn and how will I learn?
This course includes the study of the skill set required to work in the Tourism Industry. The National Certificate in Tourism is a two-year course. At the completion of year two, successful students will receive a National Certificate in Tourism (Introductory Skill - Level 2). Students will learn how to do calculations for a tourism workplace, and how to read and understand work-related documents in a tourism workplace. They will also learn about work roles in the tourism industry, world tourist destinations and about the business of tourism. Students will develop knowledge of destination New Zealand and of tourist characteristics and needs, together with the history of tourism.
Conditions of Assessment
All assessments are "open book" and are conducted in class only. Students may refer to their work books.
Submitting Internal Assessment
Booklets will be handed in to the teacher at the end of each assessment period.
Resubmission and Further Assessment Opportunities
Resubmissions are offered once in class time. After that in “out-of-class” time only. There is no further teaching available.
US18237 Perform calculations; US24728 Work roles in tourism; US24729 World tourist destinations
Feb - US18237 Assessment completed; March - US24728 Assessment completed
US24730 Business of tourism
US24731 Destination New Zealand
US24732 Tourist characteristics and needs
May - US24729 Assessment completed; June - US24730 Assessment completed
June - US24731 Assessment completed
US24761 Work-related documents; US24724 History of tourism
August - US24732; Assessment completed; September - US24761 Assessment completed
November - US24724; Assessment completed; Week 5: NCEA examinations
Recommended Prior Learning
To gain entry into this subject, it is preferrable that students have earned NCEA Level 1.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 34 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 34 credits.
Term: 1, Week: 2
Term: 3, Week: 8
Term: 4, Week: 4
Term: 1, Week: 4
Term: 2, Week: 3
Term: 2, Week: 4
Term: 2, Week: 8
Term: 3, Week: 4