CourseTravel and Tourism
Annual Fees(indicative 2017)
Vocational PathwaysService Industries
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Get a taste for the careers available in the exciting travel and tourism industry.
This course provides an excellent introduction to travel and tourism. Through field trips to local attractions in the role of a tourist, you'll gain an understanding of the local tourism sector and its cultural aspects.
This course can be paid for through your secondary schools' STAR budget.
* We are happy to work with you to create a timetable that best suits your needs. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
To complete this Youth course you are required to do the NZQF unit standards outlined in the table below. The credits above are Ara credits which you will receive upon completion of this course. Please note the number of credits may be different.
|Unit / Achievement Standard Number||Unit Standard Title||Version No||NZQF Credits||Level 1 Credits||Level 2 Credits||Level 3 Credits|
|24726||Describe and compare the social and cultural impacts of tourism||1||3||3|
|24731||Demonstrate knowledge of tourism New Zealand||2||4||4|
|24728||Demonstrate Knowledge of work roles in tourism||1||3||3|
|24732||Demonstrate knowledge of tourist characteristics and needs||1||3||3|
To enrol you must 16 years or over and be a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, or hold a visa which allows you to be enrolled in a New Zealand secondary school. If you are currently enrolled at a high school you will need to provide Approval of Enrolment from your school Principal.
If English is not your first language you are also required to provide evidence of your English language skills as listed below or credits in English rich subjects from New Zealand educational institutions. If you have no evidence of your English language skills and are a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, contact us for an assessment.
IELTS 5.0 Academic (with no band score lower than 5.0). For acceptable alternatives refer to the English Proficiency Outcomes Chart.
To apply for this course please complete:
- An application form
With a taste for tourism, you can further your studies with the Certificate in Travel Operations Level 4, the New Zealand Certificate in Food and Beverage Level 3 and 4 or the Diploma in Hospitality Management Level 5.
Potential careers in the travel and tourism industry include travel agent, tour guide, flight attendant or cruise ship attendant.
- Admission & Enrolment Form PDF File: 192.8 KB