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REC 532 - Therapeutic Recreation in the Schools

This course prepares students to provide therapeutic recreation services to students with disabilities in public school systems, as mandated by the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act. Participants will learn to apply the therapeutic recreation process in a school setting and develop appropriate recreation goals for Individualized Educational Plans. Curricula to support therapeutic recreation in the schools will be identified, as well as the roles therapeutic recreation specialists can play to advocate for and deliver recreation as a related service in the schools.

Prerequisites: REC 330 or department consent.

(3 cr. hr.)

Frequency code O = offered occasionally
Additional frequency code descriptions can be found in the Terminology Guide.