Health, Physical Education And Recreation | Legal Aspects of Recreation (3 cr)
R544 | 6539 | 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
participation/attendance.