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Co-Op Northwest College, Powell, WY Outdoor Education at NWC


OEPR 1550 – Introduction to Outdoor Recreation

3 credits

Students study the principles and philosophies of recreation in the outdoors. This course covers topics including trends in outdoor recreation, agencies providing programming, employment opportunities within outdoor recreation, and the future of recreation in the United States. Students will look at historical trends in outdoor recreation and how it has evolved throughout time and within different cultures both in the Americas and the world. (3 hrs lec)