13 Travel and Tourism 4

13TT4
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs C. Cato

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

Students will:
• 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.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

13TT4 - Supplementary costs: Nil


Prerequisites

For students who do not qualify for entry into History (13HI1) or Geography (13HI1)

OR HoF approval


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 28126 v2 Demonstrate knowledge of world geography, including the Pacific Islands and Australia, relevant to the travel industry
3
I
5
U.S. 24733 v2 Describe and promote a New Zealand tourist destination
3
I
5
U.S. 24725 v2 Describe and analyse the economic impact of tourism
3
I
4
U.S. 18212 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of New Zealand as a tourist destination
3
I
8
U.S. 18211 v5 Demonstrate knowledge of Australia as a visitor destination
3
I
5
U.S. 3727 v9 Demonstrate knowledge of Pacific Island countries as visitor destinations
3
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 32 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 32 credits.