TOURISM 32S - Semester 2

TOR32S
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 Australia as a travel destination including learning about the geography and climate of selected states/territories as well as transportation, accommodation, activities and events in selected states/territories.

Queenstown tourism is also analysed ad students are expected to describe the characteristics of the region; prepare an itinerary for a visit by a tourist group; and present a promotional campaign it to a specified audience.

Future Possibilities
Tertiary courses leading to a National Certificate in Tourism and Travel. A Bachelor of Tourism degree at Lincoln University is another possibility.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$70.00 for write on student work books.


Recommended Prior Learning

Geography and Tourism at Year 11 or 12 is an advantage. English at Level 2 is desirable.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 18211 v5 Demonstrate knowledge of Australia as a visitor destination
3
I
5
U.S. 24733 v2 Describe and promote a New Zealand tourist destination
3
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.