Level 2 Tourism

L2TOR
Course Description

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.


Course Overview

Term 1
US18237 Perform calculations; US24728 Work roles in tourism; US24729 World tourist destinations
KEY DATES:
Feb - US18237 Assessment completed; March - US24728 Assessment completed

Term 2
US24730 Business of tourism
US24731 Destination New Zealand
US24732 Tourist characteristics and needs
KEY DATES:
May - US24729 Assessment completed; June - US24730 Assessment completed
June - US24731 Assessment completed

Term 3
US24761 Work-related documents; US24724 History of tourism
KEY DATES:
August - US24732; Assessment completed; September - US24761 Assessment completed

Term 4

KEY DATES:
November - US24724; Assessment completed; Week 5: NCEA examinations

Pathway

Level 3 Tourism

Recommended Prior Learning

To gain entry into this subject, it is preferrable that students have earned NCEA Level 1.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 18237 v3 Perform calculations for a tourism workplace
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
3
U.S. 23761 v2 Read and comprehend work-related documents in English for a tourism workplace
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
3
U.S. 23767 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of and use the Internet in a tourism workplace
2
I
2
U.S. 24724 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of the history of tourism
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
4
U.S. 24725 v2 Describe and analyse the economic impact of tourism
3
I
4
U.S. 24728 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of work roles in tourism
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
3
U.S. 24729 v3 Demonstrate knowledge of world tourist destinations
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
4
U.S. 24730 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of the business of tourism
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
4
U.S. 24731 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of destination New Zealand
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
4
U.S. 24732 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of tourist characteristics and needs
Assessments:
Term: , Week:
2
I
3
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 34 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 34 credits.

Pathway Tags

Immigration Officer, Translator, Barista, Journalist, Airline attendant, Concierge, Cruise ship director, Recreation worker, Hotel or Restaurant Manager, Food and beverage director, Casino manager


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