L3 Tourism

L3TOUR
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. Grant

This course will enable students to earn credits towards L3 NCEA and (if they have completed the tourism standards at Year 12) towards the New Zealand Certificate of Tourism (L2). 

Students will gain an understanding of tourism in the Pacific Islands and Australia. They will learn skills in promoting a New Zealand tourism region and an understanding of the importance of tikanga customs and practice in New Zealand tourism. They will also gain an understanding of the significance of tourism to the New Zealand economy.

This course will be assessed to the L3 Tourism Unit Standards. All standards are internally assessed using the “open book” method. Students will have the opportunity to gain up to 23 credits.


Course Costs

One day field trip to experience tourism activities outside Tauranga (optional). $75


Required Prior Learning

Open Entry with the approval of the HOD.


Course Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 57 v9 Provide customer service
2
I
2
U.S. 3727 v9 Demonstrate knowledge of Pacific Island countries as visitor destinations
3
I
5
U.S. 17786 v8 Explain tikanga in tourism Māori
3
I
5
U.S. 18211 v5 Demonstrate knowledge of Australia as a visitor destination
3
I
5
U.S. 24725 v2 Describe and analyse the economic impact of tourism
3
I
4
U.S. 24733 v2 Describe and promote a New Zealand tourist destination
3
I
5
Total Credits

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