Teacher in Charge: 2556308Prerequisites
For students who do not qualify for entry into History or Geography or with HOF approval.
HOF permission is required to study 12TT4 and 12GE1/12HI1 together.
Students are encouraged to continue the course into Year 13.
This course provides information and learning about New Zealand's largest export earner and one of our fastest growing industries. Time is given to developing students inter-personal skills through group-work, presentations and discussion.
•Complete internal assessment to gain unit standards and L2 NCEA credits.
•Research attractions, activities and events.
•Develop their inter-personal skills.
Demonstrate knowledge of the history of tourism
Describe and compare social and cultural impacts of tourism
Describe and compare impacts of tourism on the physical environment
Demonstrate knowledge of work roles in tourism
Demonstrate knowledge of world tourist destinations
Demonstrate knowledge of the business of tourism
Demonstrate knowledge of tourist characteristics and needs
This course could lead directly onto courses in levels 3, 4, and 5 covering a range of qualifications in the travel, tourism, and aviation industries. Recommended tertiary providers are ITC and QRC.Career Pathways
Flight Attendant, Event Manager, Photographer, Recreation Co-ordinator, Receptionist, Bartender, Waiter/Waitress, Cafe/Restaurant Manager, Chef, Maitre d’Hotel, Holiday Park Manager, Aeroplane Pilot, Hotel/Motel Manager, Deckhand, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Hotel Porter, Tour Guide, Travel Agent/AdviserContributions and Equipment/Stationery
12TT4 - Supplementary costs: Nil
Holiday Park Manager, Hotel/Motel Manager, Deckhand, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Industrial Designer, Hotel Porter, Workplace Relations Adviser, Marine Engineer, Helicopter Pilot, Ship's Master, Tour Guide, Travel Agent/Adviser