Year 11 Tourism

Course Description

In Year 11 Tourism students explore the tourism industry.  They will learn who is a tourist, where they go and why.  They will also explore Tourism career pathways, work roles and industry expectations.  This is a half year course and is designed so that the students will feel confident to choose Level 2 Tourism.

Learning Opportunities

In this course you will need to:

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  • Interpersonal Skills – collaboration, self-directed learning, effective communication, and how to contribute positively.
  • Festivals and Celebrations – from NZ and around the world.

  • Personal Qualities – self-responsibility, self-discipline and a willingness to learn.
  • Popular Tourist Destinations – use google maps to showcase popular landmarks, attractions, and activities.
  • Workplace Qualities – time management, to use a variety of sources to gain information, to use technology appropriately and to problem solve.
  • Create a Tourism Business “Plan a Resort” - design a resort that meets the needs of a particular tourist type.
  • Mapping and Data Interpretation Skills
  • Off on a ‘Famil – plan a dream holiday.
  • Research Skills

Resources Required

1B8 exercise book
Glue Stick, Pens & Highlighters