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POLICY AND PLANNING REPORT
Case study country Report
This will build upon the earlier presentations.
Students must prepare a report entitled ‘A critique of tourism policy and planning in ……(insert country name)’. (2500 words) The report will use as a case study the country used in the formative presentation from term one. The report must focus more explicitly upon a critical appraisal of the policy.
Try to imagine that your report is to be presented to a team of experts who are compiling a global report on tourism policy trends and effectiveness.
Assessment will take into account proper use of the report format.
Students are expected to show an in depth critical awareness of the issues around policy and planning in their specific case study and to be able to relate their case study to the wider debates about tourism policy and planning.
Your report should cover the same topics and issues as your presentation but should look to expand the critique, to make recommendations and to act on the feedback from the presentation i.e to improve on the presentation. The central question your report should address is:-
‘Do the plans and policies set up in your case study country effectively address the issues and problems faced by that countries tourism
Content – relevance, critical content Structure- clarity of organisation, logic, coherence, completeness Research – appropriateness, range and quality of information sources Presentation – use of report format and layout Documentation – correct and full use of Harvard referencing system Written style – clarity, appropriateness, grammatical correctness
Presentation slides should be submitted as an appendix to the Report.
THESE are a few that MUST BE INCLUDED IN THE REPORT
1 DATA(HOW MANY VISITORS ,WHAT THEY DO AND BREAKDOWN,TYPES OF TOURISM AND WHAT THEY DO ,OLD POLICY TO NEW POLICY IN TERMS OF FINANCIAL JOBS AND ETC,
- FRAMEWORK (GAMBIAS POLICY,IS IT THE GOVERNMENT AUTHORITY OR STATE(LOCAL) AND IS IT WORKING
3WHAT THE GOVERNMENT SAYS,WHO IDENTIFIES THE PROBLEM AND WHOSE PROBLEM IS IT,HOW THEY RESPOND TO THE PROBLEMS WAHT ARE THE POICIES AND HOW THEY ARE COMING OUT
LIST THE PROBLEMS AND GIVE EXAMPLES AND COMMENTS FROM THE RSEIDENTS ,WHO RECOGNIZES IT AND WHAT ARE THEY SAYING AND DOING ABOUT IT ,AND IS THE GOVERNMENT IGNORING IT AND AS RESULT THE PRIVATE SECTOR IS PICKING IT UP
RECOMMENDATIONS CONCLUSIONS AND INTRODUCTION