e-Learning activity - Tourism throughout the Asia-Pacific region

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e-Learning activity summary
Summary: Research types of tourism and their impacts in a region of your choice
6 - 7 hours to complete your research
This activity is linked to the assignment (tourism brochure) for this microcourse.

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Stimulus resources

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To identify and become more familiar with tourism throughout the Asia-Pacific region, paying attention to the types of tourism in the region and the impacts of tourism on societies, cultures and regional economies.

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Learning outcome actions
  1. Begin researching information on tourism in the Asia-Pacific region. Start generally and then refine your search as you progress.
  2. First, explore and report on two different types of tourism present in the region in 150-200 words. (That is, Eco-tourism, Cultural-tourism, Heritage-tourism, religious-tourism)
  3. Explore and report on the impacts of tourism (in general) on societies, cultures and regional economies. This research can be either a particular state or a group of states in the region. Your findings for this examination should be 300-350 words.
  4. Prepare a blog post (recommended) or personal learning journal entry using a word processor or Google document.
  5. Remember to apply the RRAP104 tag (or label) to your post. (This is needed for harvesting your post for the course feed.)