ORTM 1000 Foundations of Recreation and Tourism

This course provides the student with foundational knowledge of outdoor recreation practices and delineates a variety of career options in the field of outdoor recreation. A detailed study includes delivery of recreational programming through parks, public recreation, nonprofit organizations, commercial recreation and tourism, therapeutic recreation. In addition, this course will cover how US public lands are managed for a variety of recreation activities. (2 lect., 2 lab)


3 credits