The New Zealand Diploma in Tourism and Travel (Level 5) is a one-year qualification comprising seven courses for students wanting to enter the work force as soon as possible, and who are content to remain in front-line work with limited potential for advancement.
The programme comprises seven courses, including:
3.119 Principles of Tourism
3.120 Tourism in New Zealand
3.122 Tourism in Pacific Island States
3.123 Introduction to Tourism and Hospitality Marketing and Communications
3.124 Tourism and Hospitality Business Information Systems
3.125 Managing the Visitor Experience
5.105 Accounting and Finance for Tourism and Hospitality
Front-line work in the tourism industry.
A minimum of 14 NCEA numeracy credits at Level 1 or higher and 50 credits at Level 2 or above with at least 12 credits in each of 3 subjects, including a minimum of 8 literacy credits at Level 2 or higher; or
Tertiary study; or
Successful completion of a Level 3 or Level 4 qualification in tourism and travel
Equivalent overseas qualification; and
IELTS 5.5 with no band below 5.0 / TOEFL iBT 46 (with a writing score of 14) / PToE academic score of 42 / AIS Test of English Proficiency (TEP) 48/80 (with no band less than 11) (approved countries only); and
17 years and over