Recreation Observational Tours

Course Code RECL-110
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description: This course exposes students to the variety of organizations providing recreation services in the greater Toronto area. Students will develop an appreciation for and knowledge of the recreation profession by completing a series of five (5) tours independently. It is intended that this introduction will assist students to make an appropriate and educated selection for their choice of a field placement agency in the second semester, therefore the five tour report assignments must include a tour for each of the following categories; public/government agencies, voluntary/non profit agencies, therapeutic agencies (2) and finally one tour from either a corporate/employee dept. providing recreation opportunities to employees, a commercial recreation agency or a private recreation agency.