BA Major in Recreation and Leisure Studies

Program Requirements

Major in Recreation and Leisure Studies (42 credits)

12

credits:

AHSC 220 Lifespan Growth and Development for Practitioners (3.00)
AHSC 230 Interpersonal Communication and Relationships (3.00)
AHSC 241 Recreation and Leisure in Contemporary Society (3.00)
AHSC 260 Program Planning, Design and Evaluation (3.00)

15

credits:

AHSC 321 Historical Foundations of Leisure and Recreation (3.00)
AHSC 350 Leisure Education in Therapeutic Recreation and Leisure Services (3.00)
AHSC 361 Leisure Services Leadership (3.00)
AHSC 371 Community Recreation Planning (3.00)
AHSC 385 Social Psychology of Leisure (3.00)

6

credits:

AHSC 427 Administration of Therapeutic Recreation and Leisure Services (3.00)
AHSC 442 Community Development and Leisure (3.00)

9

credits of elective courses with at least three credits at the 400 level, chosen from:

AHSC 281 Introduction to Therapeutic Recreation (3.00)
AHSC 310 Tourism in Canada (3.00)
AHSC 311 Respecting Diversity in Human Relations (3.00)
AHSC 323 Gender and Leisure (3.00)
AHSC 333 Leisure and the Environment (3.00)
AHSC 360 Play, Adult Learning and Development (3.00)
AHSC 403 Cultivating Creativity and Social Innovation (3.00)
AHSC 421 Political and Legal Aspects of Leisure Services (3.00)
AHSC 422 Youth and Leisure (3.00)
AHSC 444 The Older Adult and Leisure (3.00)
AHSC 450 Therapeutic Recreation Assessment and Leisure Counselling (3.00)
AHSC 460 Health Promotion (6.00)

Notes

  • Students in Recreation and Leisure Studies are required to complete the appropriate entrance profile. The entrance profile is 0.00G for Recreation and Leisure Studies.
  • Students are responsible for satisfying their particular degree requirements.

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