Hutt Valley High School Hutt Valley High School

Level 2 Tourism

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr T. Webster.

Recommended Prior Learning

An interest in a career within New Zealand's top growth industry, the Tourism industry.

An interest in travel.

Level 1 literacy is preferred.

Skills are still relevant in the post pandemic globally booming tourism industry. 

The core topics in Year 12 Tourism include the study of:

  • Tourist characteristics and needs
  • Business of tourism
  • Work roles in the tourist industry
  • World tourist destinations
  • New Zealand as a tourist destination
  • Social and cultural impacts of tourism

This is not an endorsed course. 

Learning Areas:

Social Sciences


Level 3 Tourism

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