1.What did you learn about tourism planning in this unit (make sure you include information from lectures,
workshops, group work and field trips)?
2.What was the most important lesson you will take into your professional career from this unit?
The purpose of the INDIVIDUAL PORTFOLIO assignment is to document your learning journey for the whole
unit. It covers the information you learnt in lectures, workshops, group work and field trips.
Format of the INDIVIDUAL PORTFOLIO assignment
The length of the introduction is usually one paragraph and covers the key learning you will present in the
SUMMARY OF KEY LEARNING
Present a summary of your key learning from the unit. You might want to use subheading to discuss
lectures, workshops, group work and field trips. Your summary should only make up about a third of the
portfolio. Remember to reference your discussion to the readings.
MOST IMPORTANT LESSON
The portfolio should include a balanced discussion and evaluation about the most important lesson you
learnt in the unit. Remember to base your discussion on specific criteria, concepts and indicators from the
readings, lectures, workshops, group work and field trips. A good personal review is supported by
references. Tell the reader how you might apply these lessons in your professional career.
This is usually a short paragraph or two. Restate your overall key learning. If necessary provide some
further qualification about your key observations. Briefly present areas of personal interest that you will
Provide a list of all the references you used to write the INDIVIDUAL PORTFOLIO.