Health, Physical Education And Recreation | Legal Aspects of Recreation, Parks, Tourism and Sports Management (3cr)
R544 | 6495 | B Hronek
Legal Aspects of Recreation, Parks, Tourism and Sports Management
1:00p-2:15p TR HP017
Description: This course concentrates on legal aspects of recreation,
parks, tourism and sports management. The course provides students with a
basic understanding of the risk management process, negligence, intentional
torts, constitutional torts, strict liability, standard of care, attractive
nuisance, and other legal subjects. It provides an introduction to
personnel and contract law. The course is aimed at avoiding or reducing the
probability of litigation. The central theme for the course will be
recreation, parks, tourism, and sports related; however, the legal theories
discussed are applicable to a broad category of curricula.
Required Book List:
Hronek and Spengler. (1st ed.). Legal Liability in Recreation and Sports.
Summary of Assignments: Exams, paper as assigned, class