Recreation and Leisure Studies (REC)

REC 50

MARINE SAFETY SERVICES LIFEGUARD OPERAT IONS

1-3 UNITS

Grade Only

Limitation on Enrollment: Must be a certified lifeguard from a contracted agency.

Laboratory 9 hours

Offered: ALL

Includes all phases of emergency response, first aid, and basic life support as it applies to open water and advanced rescue. Emphasizes inter-agency operational protocols, physical performance, health and fitness training, and legal aspects of records and reports. [ND]

REC 101

INTRODUCTION TO RECREATION SERVICES AND LEISURE STUDIES

3 UNITS

Grade Only

Lecture 3 hours

Offered: ALL

Provides an introductory survey course for students pursuing a career in recreation services. Covers historical and philosophical foundation of leisure activities, the socio-economic importance of leisure, and the development of recreation in the public, private, and commercial sectors of America. [D; CSU]

REC 110

RECREATION LEADERSHIP

3 UNITS

Grade Only

Lecture 3 hours

Offered: ALL

Provides principles and practices of effective leadership in recreation and leisure settings with emphasis on program planning, implementation, and evaluation in social recreation activities for the various age groups: preadolescence, adolescence, adults, and seniors. [D; CSU]

REC 299

INDEPENDENT STUDY

1-3 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Limitation on Enrollment: Eligibility for independent study.

Lecture 3 hours

Offered: ALL

Individual study or research in some area of recreation of particular interest to the student and not included in regular courses of the college. [D; CSU]