Problem Based Learning Group 4
Group member Group Leader: Lee Wang Fai Group Member: Lam ka kit Chung Ngok Wa Lo Pak Suen Li Ping Hang
Project TitleHow does the tourism affects economic development in Cheung Chau?
Introduction • Tourism tends to go to Cheung Chau. Because of… • Pak Tai Temple • Tung Wan Beach & Rock Carving • Wooden Sampan Ride • Tin Hau Temple
Goals of the project • To find out how tourism affect the economic development in Cheung Chau. • To hunt out the disadvantages and advantages brought by tourism in Cheung Chau. • To seek out what is the expenditure of the tourists in Cheung Chau.
Research Questions Can the tourism help promote the economic development?
Objective Have a better understanding of Cheung Chau economic development of tourism
Did the economic development increased by tourism? • Most of the shopkeeper who did the questionnaire think yes • But most of the customs come from mainland and Europe • The seafood shops are not popular for the foreigners
The opinion of the shop in Cheung Chau Seafood shop: Most of the foreigners just take photo of the sea food Handicraft shop: Most of the customs come from mainland or local people Motel: There are 90% of house rented by the tourists on Saturday and Sunday.
Views of seafood restaurant owner • They point out that the customers are mainly tourist, especially British. • They think that the tourism absolutely promote the economic development of Cheung Chau.
The transportation of Cheung Chau • The price of ship from Central to Cheung Chau is expensive. • It is because the additional fare is used to subsidise the ship routes which are in financial deficit.(e.g. Mui Wo , Ping Chau)
Limitation of the project • short-handed • Not familiar with the street of Cheung Chau • Insufficient time • Language barrier with the Nepalese
Suggestion(1) • More time in field trip and preparing • More interviewees
Suggestion(2) • The route of study should be shortened and abridged so that we can ask questions more effective. • The division of work should be more definite so that we can work effectively. • We should familiar with Cheung Chau before go around Cheung Chau.
Conclusion Tourism in Cheung Chau absolutely promote the economic development. With the rapid development, Cheung Chau gradually become a integrated place with different countries of people. The consumers are mainly foreigners which help to boost the economic development.
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