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One of the main elements and aspects of Omans economy was the quest to diversify the economy and enhance and promote different sectors, which included tourism as a means of generating foreign exchange (Daher, 2007).
In order to enhance the nations tourism potential, there is the need for Omans human resource base to be improved significantly. To this end, there is the need for a structured and critical study to be conducted into the countrys human resource base in the tourism sector, identify issues and analyse the options available for improvement.
The aim of this paper is to present a research-design on how "tourism education can be enhanced in order to promote human resource management in the tourism industry of Oman". In order to attain this end, the following objectives will be explored:
In order to conduct a qualitative research, there is the need for the researcher to utilise various research methods and research processes. This will enable the researcher to undertake a critical review of the facts and circumstances and come up with a theory or explanation to a social matter or situation.
The essence of qualitative research methods lie in the fact that researchers need to find ways and means of universally analysing issues in order to come up with generally accepted conclusions. Banks identifies that there can be differing way of looking at the same issues and that several viewers may have different opinions on the same thing in the social sciences (2013). Therefore there is the need for some kind of consensus and conceptual frameworks that will enable researchers to conduct research and study issues in order to come up with acceptable conclusions.
Banks (2013) goes on to identify five sociological modalities through which qualitative research is conducted. They include compositional interpretation, content analysis, semitoic analysis, psychoanalytical analysis and discourse analysis (Banks, 2013).
This paper will investigate elements and
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How it is Useful This research method is useful because it gives an understanding of human behavior and to explore dimensions of human nature and how they think act. What are the factors influencing human action. The qualitative method traces out those factors that led human beings to come to a final point, it explores why these factors responsible and how these effected final word (Aiuniv.edu.
When doing my project, I will first have to gather information about the chosen topic from different resources. Books, articles, periodic literature, Internet, university publications will all together define my knowledge about the topic and give an idea of the previous research that has been done and new areas that have not been investigated yet.
s that provide a consolidated, integrated view of customers across all business areas to ensure that each customer receives the highest level of service” (Collins, 2006). It is usually mediated by a set of information technologies that often aims to help in the creation of
hree different qualitative approaches to research by identifying and then comparing their overall philosophical differences, assumptions, and procedures. Choose one qualitative method and compare and contrast two tools or techniques available to deal with large amounts of
Sporting performance is however affected by a number of factors that require a psychological study. Sports psychology refers to the study of how the various psychological factors affect the individual performance and participation in sporting activities. It
methodology aimed at producing rich textual descriptions of the experiencing of selected phenomena in the lifeworld of individuals that are able to connect with the experience of all of us collectively” (Kafle, 2013, p. 190). I explored the life, classroom and work experiences