Level 2 Tourism

02TSM
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss S. Malaeimi

This course is designed for students who may like to pursue a career in New Zealand's (soon to be again) expanding tourism sector which has been until Covid-19 hit, New Zealand's largest employer. In this course students will have the opportunity to gain an understanding of the possible career opportunities that are available in the tourism sector as well as what tourists are and why they are so important to New Zealand's economy. Students will learn about different tourist destinations around the world and be able to describe how New Zealand is a tourist destination by looking at a range of attractions, activities and events within New Zealand.  Students will also learn about different aspects of the tourism industry.   



Pathway

Level 3 Tourism

Recommended Prior Learning

Minimum 40 credits Level 1 OR with HOS Tourism approval.


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

Total Credits Available: 26 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 26 credits.

Pathway Tags

Flight attending, Concierge, Hospitality, Accommodation Sector, Tour guides, Adventure Tourism guides.