Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Leisure Program Development
R367 | 7337 | Dan Elkins
Description of Course Content: Learning and applying the recreation
program process for leisure delivery systems. Introduction to
program activity plans, budgeting, and public relations.
Required Book List: Recreation Programming: Designing Leisure
Experiences (Fourth edition) by J. Robert Rossman and Barbara Elwood
Schlatter, Sagamore Publishing, 2003
Summary of Assignments: Group projects, program
observation/critique, program planning, implementaion and
presentation. Student groups must conduct a program for the
community while collaborating with a local leisure services agency.
The purpose of this program is to give students the opportunity to
gain experience in program development/planning, but to also connect
course material to the program development process.