Stage 2

Stage 2

Stage 2 Tourism is a 20-credit subject.

The content of the subject consists of themes and topics and practical tourism skills.


  • Operations and Structures of the Tourism Industry 
  • Travellers’ Perceptions, and the Interaction of Host Community and Visitor
  • Planning for and Managing Sustainable Tourism


  • Applications of Technology in Tourism
  • The Economics of Tourism
  • Establishing a Tourism Venture
  • Indigenous People and Tourism
  • Management of Local Area Tourism
  • The Impacts of Tourism
  • Marketing Tourism 
  • Special Interest Tourism
  • Responsible Travel
  • The Role of Governments and Organisations in Tourism
  • Tourism Industry Skills
  • Negotiated Topic

Combining small classes

Refer to Assessment groups — Stage 2 (Information sheet 1) for information on combining classes to form an assessment group.

For general information about Stage 2 subjects, see Teaching Stage 2.

For workshops, PLATO courses, and Stage 2 assessment panels, see Professional learning.