Or one particular country, critically review specific tourism practices assessing the economic and social/cultural dimensions of sustainable tourism.

You are required to refer to at least 5 relevant academic textbooks, at least 3 academic journal articles and other sources of research and examples available in this area. Essay topic:
For one particular country, critically review specific tourism practices assessing the economic and social/cultural dimensions of sustainable tourism.


TOUR09006 Sustainable Tourism a Essay Plan
Country Choice: Clearly justify your choice in terms of tourism and sustainability issues
Discussion of the concept of sustainability in international tourism practices
10% What is Sustainable Tourism? What International practices exist? How can it be assessed or measured? Against what standards / guidelines or criteria?
Critical assessment in terms of the Economic dimension
20% What is economic sustainability in tourism for this country? How can it be measured?
Critical assessment in terms of the social/cultural dimension
20% What is socio/cultural sustainability in tourism in this country? How can it be assessed or measured?
Application of theory, relevant examples and evidence of wider reading
20%
Full range of academic sources a some generally about sustainable tourism some about this country a remember to use academic journal articles. Suggest 6-10 sources (academic)
Find 6-10 relevant examples for sustainable tourism in this country a select 3-4 to go into each detailed assessment

Harvard Referencing
10% Check and double check this a make it 100% accurate to gain full 10%
Structure and presentation
10%
The structure of the essay will be evident by the way in which it is written rather than using headings a no headings/bullet points, diagrams etc allowed. You can refer to an appendix if necessary.
The marking scheme and coursework instructions should be used as a guide
Professional practice and participation in tutorials
10% Attendance and group working will be critical here, as is active learning a preparing for seminars, class work etc and reflecting on learning