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REC 112. Recreational Camping Skills

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: General camping information and skills. Overnight camping experience. Not for recreation majors.
Semester Offered: Spring


REC 201. Introduction to Recreation/Sport Management

Credits: 3.0 View Details
Description: Designed to explore the field of recreation/sport management including history and theories of professional organizations, characteristics of age groups and ability levels, and observations of recreational agencies. Recommended take REC 241 same semester as REC 201.
Semester Offered: Fall


REC 212. Camp Counseling

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Types of camps, underlying philosophies, trends, camp standards, program planning, and cabin counseling.
Semester Offered: Spring


REC 214. Wilderness Skills

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Wilderness skills such as canoeing, rockclimbing, orienteering and minimum impact techniques. Safety in outdoor adventure pursuits.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


REC 241. Recreation Leadership Techniques

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Analysis of recreation leadership techniques, intervention, and styles with individuals and groups of different ages and ability levels. An emphasis will be placed on skill development through practical applications.
Semester Offered: Fall


REC 301. Recreation Program and Event Planning

Credits: 3.0 View Details
Description: Methods and guidelines for the development, organization and implementation of recreational programs and events, and the opportunity to design, lead and evaluate activities with recreational organizations within the community.
Prerequisites: REC 201
Semester Offered: Spring


REC 315. Recreation and Individuals with Disabilities

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Needs, abilities and limitations of individuals with disabilities. Adaptations, facilitation techniques, and legislation with respect to providing recreation and leisure services for individuals with disabilities.
Prerequisites: REC 201, REC 241
Semester Offered: Fall


REC 320. Challenge Course Leadership

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Theory and practices of challenge course (ropes course) programming including facilitation skills, administrative practices and risk management practices.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


REC 333. Recreational Facility Design and Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: An insight into planning and management of various recreational facilities.
Prerequisites: REC 201
Semester Offered: Spring


REC 415. Organization and Administration of Recreation and Sports Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Daily management of human resources and departmental operations: departmental philosophies, policies and procedures; personnel management and professional competence; management styles and personnel laws.
Prerequisites: REC 233 or REC 301
Semester Offered: Fall


REC 416. Marketing for Recreation and Sports Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Principles of event and sport marketing; development of a marketing plan, promotional methods, marketing research, public relations, examination of sport as a consumer product and as a medium by which to sell consumer products.
Prerequisites: REC 233 or REC 301
Semester Offered: Fall


REC 418. Financing for Recreation and Sports Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Financial requirements in Recreation Administration and Sport Management including budgeting, bonds, grants, fundraising, sponsorship, and fiscal accountability.
Prerequisites: REC 233 or REC 301
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


REC 420. Principles of Safety in Recreation and Sports Management

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Development and implementation of sound policies, procedures and safety regulations as the law pertains to recreation and leisure services and sport management.
Prerequisites: REC 415
Semester Offered: Spring


REC 433. Seminar: Recreation Administration and Leadership Theory

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Analysis of organizational and administration practices used in recreation programs and a discussion of the requirements, issues, and problems encountered in internship.
Prerequisites: REC 301
Semester Offered: Fall


REC 444. Senior Internship

Credits: 6 View Details
Description: Practical work experience involving operation and administration of an approved recreation or sport related agency. Arranged with internship supervisor semester prior to placement.
Prerequisites: REC 433
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer






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