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2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RE 210 - Recreation Program Planning

Credit Hours: 3

Course is designed to provide students with a conceptual and practical frame of reference which can lead to effective design and evaluation of health, physical education and recreation programs. Course will focus on the principles of program planning; development of program objectives, program content, organization and implementation; methodology; and resources as they relate to health, physical education and recreational programs.


Course Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • analyze a practical frame of reference to effectively design a program;
  • explain the process of program development within public, voluntary or therapeutic agencies;
  • identify programing needs and interests of a variety of populations;
  • design and implement developmentally appropriate activities for an agency or group;
  • describe the variety of programs and services to enhance individual, group, and community quality of life;
  • develop outcome-oriented goals and objectives; and
  • evaluate programs/events.


F/S (C, S)