• Required Textbook:
    McLean, D.D. & Hurd, A.R., (2012). Kraus' recreation and leisure in modern society (9th ed.). Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett. Purchase Online

    CEM 535 - Introduction to Parks, Recreation, and Tourism: This course is a survey of the concepts and issues related to leisure, parks, recreation and tourism in American society. Also, the effects of recreation and leisure on social, individual, and environmental aspects of our society will be examined (4 CEUs)

  • Required Textbook:
    Russell, R. V. (2009). Pastimes: The context of contemporary leisure (4th ed.). Urbana, IL: Sagamore Publishing.Purchase Online

    This course is designed to discuss philosophies and contemporary social issues concerning recreation and leisure. Also, the history of recreation and leisure will be discussed. (4 CEUs)

  • Required Textbook:
    Mull, R.F., Bayless, K.G., & Jamieson, L.M. (2005). Recreational sport management (4th ed.). Champaign, Illinois: Human Kinetics. Purchase Online

    This course explores concepts and applications of effective recreational sport programming and administration. Information concerning careers in recreational sport management will be presented.(4 CEUs)