TOU301

NCEA Level 3 Tourism 301

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: S. Avery

Tourism 301

This Star funded course is designed to increase student's awareness of knowledge and skills requird for working in the tourist industry, a very important sector of our economy for earning overseas exchange and for employing many New Zealanders in a vast range of jobs. 


Standards covered are:
Using a range of Maori greetings and farewells in tourism                                                      Pacific Island countries as Tourist Destinations.
Specific New Zealand regions as tourist destinations                                                                    Natural attractions and significant sites in tourism Maori

There is one assessment for each standard. They are based on the work done in the government funded workbooks, it is important students complete the work in these books. The assessments are open book using the workbooks as their assessment resource. 

As students are doing a vocationally based course they are expected, just like employees, to have no unjustified absences, to wear appropriate clothing and have strong people skills including being polite and constructive, having well developed self-management skills and being constructive team workers.   


Course Overview

Term 1
One and half standards will be covered.They are: Using a range of Maori greetings and farewells in tourism and
Pacific Island countries as visitor destinations.

One assessment

Term 2
One and a half standards will be covered. They are Pacific Island countries as a visitor destination and New Zealand regions as a visitor destination.

Two assessments.

Term 3
One standard will be covered, natural attractions and significant sites in tourism Maori.

One assessment.

Term 4
There may be catch up completion of standards for some students.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There may be one or more day trips to Wellington.

Recommended Prior Learning

Highly Recommended: Students have completed Tourism 201.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 21 credits.

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 18228 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of specific New Zealand regions as tourist destinations
3
I
8
U.S. 17788 v7
NZQA Info
Identify, and explain the history of, natural attractions and significant sites in tourism Māori
3
I
5
U.S. 17384 v7
NZQA Info
List and use a range of te reo Māori greetings and farewells in tourism
3
I
3
U.S. 3727 v9
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of Pacific Island countries as visitor destinations
3
I
5
Total Credits