Course descriptions are listed alphabetically by subject prefix.  Each course description begins with a three letter subject prefix followed by a three – digit course number and the course title. The number on the right of each course description gives the semester credit hours for that course. If a course includes laboratory or other special activities, that information is contained in the course description.  Prerequisites are also listed. A prerequisite is a course, experience, or other required preparation that must be completed before the student is permitted to enroll in the course.

Subject Prefix and Course NumberCourse NameSemester Credit HoursCourse DescriptionCross Listed CoursePrerequisite
REC 101Introduction to Recreation3Special attention is given to the history of recreation, principles of organization, finance, administration, and
Not ApplicableNot Applicable
REC 201Recreational Games and Sports3The theory and practice of teaching recreational games and sports needed in developing sound recreational programs.Not ApplicableREC 101 or approval of chairperson
REC 322Inclusion and Special Recreation
3Introduces students to the philosophy, objectives, and
basic concepts of inclusive recreation. Field work required.
Not ApplicableREC 101 or approval of chairperson
REC 343Organization and Administration of
Playgrounds and Recreation
3Focus on city problems as related to play and recreation, planning, authority and responsibility, programs,
leagues, tournaments, equipment, supplies, and public relations.
Not ApplicableNot Applicable
REC 364Camping and Camp Counseling3Includes theories and philosophies of camping and camp counseling. Emphasis on organizing and administering
practical experiences in camping.
Not ApplicableREC 101 or approval of chairperson
REC 390Recreation Clinical Experience3Course provides clinical
experience in recreation dealing specifically with special populations.
Not ApplicablePHE 355, REC 101, REC 201, REC 322, and senior classification
REC 400Recreation Field Experience3Students engage in supervised leadership experiences in recreation agencies.Not ApplicablePHE 355, REC 101, REC 201, REC 322, and junior classification