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Welcome to Lakehead University’s 2017-2018 Academic Calendar - Therapeutic Recreation

Outdoor Recreation 4611 Therapeutic Recreation
Provides opportunities for advanced investigation of the theory, methods and concerns of inclusive and special recreation. Emphasis will be placed on therapeutic recreation practices, especially those utilising the out-of-doors as the primary medium. Theoretical and applied aspects of the topic area will merge during visits to institutional and community programs. Drawing on service-learning as a delivery method, students will experience therapeutic recreation/nature-base therapy through a local community service provider.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Outdoor Recreation 3610
Offering: 2-2; or 2-2
Course Classifications: Type B: Social Sciences