OST101 Course Information

Code:OST101
Title:Introduction to Outdoor Studies
Subtitle:n/a
Credit(s):3
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This is the introductory course to the professional field of recreation and outdoor studies. Particular attention will be given to the relationships between humans and nature, the relationships between nature and health, and the benefits of green exercise. The roles of public (federal, state, and local) and private (for- and not-for-profit) providers of outdoor recreation, current issues and trends in the field, and career opportunities and professionalism will also be addressed. These various inquiries will be done in conjunction with the development of a personal environmental ethic.

  
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