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RPK - Recreation and Parks

RPK 100

INTRODUCTION TO RECREATION, PARKS & LEISURE STUDIES

(3.00 CR.)

(Formerly Introduction to the Field of Recreation and Parks) Prerequisite ENG 111. Includes history and philosophy of the recreation and parks movement. Discusses the theory of leisure and play. Analyzes leisure service delivery systems, and career opportunities. Emphasizes the commercial, non-profit and public sectors, Armed Forces, and therapeutic recreation, as well as volunteer service. Lecture 3 hours per week.

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