Tourism and Globalization
Explore the Internet and Library regarding a specific human services position of your
choosing (positions may include Child Protective Investigator, Targeted Case Manager,
and Non-Profit Manager, for example). Write a paper about the position that addresses
the following key items:
In what types of agencies, organizations, or corporations (if applicable) would the position
What is the position title?
What types of salaries and benefits are available to a person holding the position?
What are the essential functions of this position?
What types of ethical considerations arise on a regular basis for persons holding this
Would a person holding the position be likely to encounter client resistance or
reluctance? If so, how is resistance addressed?
Discuss the types of diverse clientele a person holding the position commonly
Does the position require continuing education and/or training? If so, what does this
How might one holding this position avoid burnout or compassion fatigue?
What types of technologies are used regularly to facilitate the position’s success? What
types of demands and challenges does technology and the requirement of technical
competence make on a person holding the position?
Additionally, imagine that you have an upcoming job interview for a similar position. As
you prepare for your job interview, think about the questions below and add a concluding
page that addresses why you would be a good candidate for the position. Use examples
from your own professional life now and/or from the past:
How would you use critical thinking in decision making and problem solving as a
professional in this position?
What are the three most important elements of personal and professional etiquette that
you need to employ in this position?
What would be your biggest communication strengths in this profession? What about
What strategies would you employ to stay on-task and on-time in this profession? How
would you manage your professional goals?
Make sure your paper includes a summary and analysis of research materials that are
relevant to the assignment, such as scholarly journals, professional articles, legal
documents, government documents, legal decisions, media clips, software,
measurement instruments Web sites, and personal communication, for example.
This paper must include an introductory paragraph with a succinct thesis statement, and
a concluding paragraph that summarizes your major themes and restates your thesis in
an expanded manner.
Discuss and cite the course textbook and at least four additional credible sources to
support your analysis and position. At least two of these sources should be from
professional/scholarly journals, which you can find in the CSU-Global Library. Your paper
should be 8-10 pages in length with documentation and citations conforming to the CSU-
Global Guide to Writing and APA Requirements.
Upload when Ready: Portfolio Topic Description
Submit a brief, one-paragraph description of your Portfolio Project topic.
Outline and Reference List
Submit an outline of your Portfolio Project and a reference list. Your reference list must
contain at least three references. You may add references as you continue to develop
This outline will serve as an organizational plan to help you draft your paper.
An outline breaks down the parts of your thesis in a clear, hierarchical manner that
reveals the overall structure and substance of your paper. Follow the basic outline format
shown below. Your outline should include at least three Main Topics and at least one
Important Subtopic per Main Topic. Try to list as many Details and Sub-details as you
(Topic outline template provided on Week 5 Assignments page.)
The concept of tourism is derived from the need to know and understand another culture different from one’s own. Despite the reason for choosing to engage in tourist behavior, a tourist aims to learn, understand, or gain something form their shift. It is a need that is driven by growth or understanding other new perspectives different from what one has been used. Tourism defines globalization in the understanding that the latter is structured on the prospect of creating an integrated system that is supported by sharing and interaction. Globalization supports the notation that the integration of societies and culture can only happen if and when human beings come together or seek each other. As such, globalization is a construct of tourism in the sense that tourism has helped create an understanding that was previously absent and one that could never have been perfected without the actual movement of people. The impetus to know and understand another culture or a way of people has created a capitalistic demand that has allowed globalization, as a concept, to grow and flourish, in ways technological integration could not have fulfilled…………
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