Dec 08, 2019  
2019-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

TRC 1311 - Leisure and Society

Credits: 3 hrs
The leisure service industry’s existence is based on premise that leisure enhances the quality of life available to an individual, society, or culture. as in any profession, foundational perspectives and knowledge are required as a basis for further personal and professional development. in his course, students will engage in a variety of oral presentations to explore the historical, psychological and economic impact of recreation, leisure, and play in contemporary American society, information on the role of government at the local, state and federal levels and its influence on recreation will also be presented. the existing range of leisure agencies and career opportunities will be examined.
General Education Designation: Yes
Student Learning Outcome: Oral Communication
Area of Knowledge: Foreign Language and Culture
Curricular Theme: Civic Knowledge