January 24, 2017 (Tuesday) – The José Rizal University Marketing and Communications Office, in cooperation with the Senior High School Department and College of Hospitality and Tourism Management held the first event for year 2017 for the Senior High School Tour Guiding Students entitled “Destination Study Tour” at the Mel Lopez Hall at 8 o’clock in the morning until 12 o’clock in the afternoon.
The event includes keynote speech from the CHTM Faculty, praising the awareness among SHS Tour Guiding student on their future career based on their chosen tracks. After which, the students delivered their tour guiding skills. There were 12 participants from different sections of tour guiding track. The students were given 5-8 minutes to present and they must wear proper tour guiding attire. And they had picked their preferred destination. And also, they had prepared PowerPoint presentation featuring some of attractions on their chosen tourist destination.
“Destination Study Tour”, aimed to gain knowledge of different cultures, to practice their communication skills by using of appropriate words, appropriateness of their attire and also the personality and techniques in delivering tour guiding skills.