Why has Tourism Grown?

Curriculum support15 minsFREE

Key takeaways
To describe the rate of tourism growth.
To explain different factors role in creating the growth.
To consider factors that might prevent future growth.
Christian Keil Host: Christian has been a Geography teacher for 9 years, teaching year groups from KS3 to KS5. He specialised in outdoor fieldwork prior to teaching. Alongside teaching, for the past 3 years, Christian has been an Examiner which allows him to understand exactly what is expected of students to receive the grades they wish to achieve.

Tourism is an industry based on recreation and leisure, people travel to destinations with these purposes in mind. In this lesson we will examine the reasons tourism has grow in recent times. Students will investigate the rate of growth and look at factors that have played a role as well as consider the risks of relying on tourism in the years to come. This class is aimed at students in Years 7 - 9 but is an interesting topic for all ages!

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for all Geography students in Year 7-9 or S1-S3.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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