TOR22S

TOURISM 22S - Semester 2

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Stoddart

Tourism comprises the activities of persons traveling to and staying in places outside their usual environment for not more than one consecutive year for leisure, business and other purposes.

This semester focuses on:
1. How tourism operates as a business.
2. History of tourism.
3. Environmental impacts of tourism.
4. Social and cultural impacts of tourism.

Future Possibilities
Tourism in Year 13 and/or Tertiary providers to complete a diploma with credits which have already been gained. A range of employment possibilities exist in the Tourism industry.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$75.00 for write on student work books.

Recommended Prior Learning

Any students with reasonable Level 1 grades may study Tourism at this level. Year 11 Geography is an advantage.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 13 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 13 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 24730 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of the business of tourism

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 9

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24727 v2
NZQA Info
Describe and compare impacts of tourism on the physical environment

Assessments:
Term: 4, Week: 2

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24726 v2
NZQA Info
Describe and compare social and cultural impacts of tourism

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 5

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 24724 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of the history of tourism

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 1

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 13
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0