Introduction to Recreation

Introduction to Recreation

RECR 1000

This course will provide students with an introduction to various components which make up the recreation and leisure industries. Course themes include: the relationship between recreation and personal well being, history and philosophy of recreation, an overview of recreation organizations, cultural diversity from a global perspective, the importance of recreation and leisure in our society and career opportunities and resources.



Course Hours


Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

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