13 Travel and Tourism 4
Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Kerrigan
This course provides information about the world's largest service sector. The tourism industry is explored and understood through case-studies in Australia, the Pacific and New Zealand
•Complete internal assessment to gain unit standards and NCEA L3 credits.
•Research attractions, activities and events in the Pacific region.
•Develop their inter-personal skills through group work and verbal presentations.
Demonstrate knowledge of Pacific Island countries as visitor destinations
Demonstrate knowledge of Australia as a tourist destination
Demonstrate knowledge of world geography, including the Pacific Islands and Australia, relevant to the travel industry
Demonstrate knowledge of New Zealand as a tourist destination
Describe and promote a New Zealand tourist destination
Describe and analyse the economic impact of tourism
For students who do not qualify for entry into History (13HI1) or Geography (13HI1)
OR HoF approval
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
13TT4 - Supplementary costs: Nil
Assessment InformationAll assessments are unit standards, workbook based and are completed in class. There are no external assessments.
Total Credits Available: 32 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 32 credits.
Term: 2, Week: 10
Term: 1, Week: 10
Term: 3, Week: 8
Term: 4, Week: 1
Term: 2, Week: 4
Term: 1, Week: 5