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Class Schedule For Rec, Parks, & Tourism Adm - Fall2018

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RPTA 1 - Orientation to RPTA (1 Units)

Introduction to the RPTA major with an emphasis on degree options, major advising, referrals to GE for general advising, information about the RPTA undergraduate student association, other local, statewide and national professional associations, scholarship opportunities, the 600-hour volunteer/paid placement prior to the internship, an overview of the internship process and a discussion about producing work in core and non-core RPTA courses for the portfolio requirement.

Prerequisite: RPTA majors only or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 1 Section 01 83595 1 Lecture 18/0 M EUR309 0900AM-0950AM Krause,Arlene D
** Meets 08/27/2018 to 10/15/2018 **
02 book for RPTA 1 Section 02 83716 1 Lecture 18/0 M EUR309 0900AM-0950AM Krause,Arlene D
** Meets 10/22/2018 to 12/07/2018 **
03 book for RPTA 1 Section 03 83769 1 Lecture 18/0 F EUR413C 0800AM-0400PM Hoffman,Jamie F
** Meets 10/12/2018 to 10/12/2018 **
04 book for RPTA 1 Section 04 83770 1 Lecture 18/0 S U MND2009 0800AM-0600PM Hoffman,Jamie F
** Meets 09/22/2018 to 09/23/2018 **

RPTA 21 - First Year Seminar (3 Units)

Freshman seminar intended to provide students with an introduction to the nature and possible meanings of higher education and the functions and resources of the University. Designed to help students develop and exercise fundamental academic success strategies and to improve their basic learning skills. Also provide students with an opportunity to interact with fellow students and the seminar leader and to build a community of academic and personal support.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 21 Section 01 Low Cost Course Materials 85737 1 Discussion 25/0 MW YSM117 0300PM-0415PM Reliford,Jr.,William E,LCCM,LCOM-60
02 book for RPTA 21 Section 02 85738 1 Discussion 25/2 M ALP218 0300PM-0550PM Jorgensen-Easterla,Lisa J E,LCOM-60
03 book for RPTA 21 Section 03 83176 1 Discussion 20/0 MW MND1030 0300PM-0415PM Bening Stadler,Catharine J E,LCOM-47
04 book for RPTA 21 Section 04 86798 1 Discussion 3/0 TR ARC1008 0300PM-0415PM Galante,Guy F E,LCOM-49,LCOM-50,LCOM-51
05 book for RPTA 21 Section 05 86799 1 Discussion 22/8 TR TAH1002 0300PM-0415PM Nichols,Troy A E,LCOM-52
80 book for RPTA 21 Section 80 83485 1 Discussion 25/2 TR ARC3009 0300PM-0415PM Martinez,Katherine R E,LCOM-60,N
81 book for RPTA 21 Section 81 86984 1 Discussion 12/2 TR ARC1008 0300PM-0415PM Galante,Guy F E,LCOM-49
82 book for RPTA 21 Section 82 86982 1 Discussion 5/0 TR ARC1008 0300PM-0415PM Galante,Guy F E,LCOM-50
83 book for RPTA 21 Section 83 86983 1 Discussion 5/0 TR ARC1008 0300PM-0415PM Galante,Guy F E,LCOM-51

RPTA 30 - Rec, Prk & Tourism Con Socty (3 Units)

Orientation to the nature, scope and significance of the recreation, park and tourism in today's world. Analyzes philosophical and related elements essential to the effective delivery of leisure services, including the role of affective, cognitive and social motivations and outcomes.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 30 Section 01 83379 1 Lecture 30/0 T EUR320 0900AM-1015AM Jorgensen-Easterla,Lisa J
01 book for RPTA 30 Section 01 83379 1 Lecture 30/0 WEBONLINE - Staff
02 book for RPTA 30 Section 02 83507 1 Lecture 30/0 W AMD260 0430PM-0545PM Gray,Steve
02 book for RPTA 30 Section 02 83507 1 Lecture 30/0 WEBONLINE - Staff
03 book for RPTA 30 Section 03 83695 1 Lecture 30/11 R ALP236 0900AM-1015AM Jorgensen-Easterla,Lisa J
03 book for RPTA 30 Section 03 83695 1 Lecture 30/11 WEBONLINE - Staff

RPTA 32 - Leadership Group Development (3 Units)

The purpose of this course is for students to develop an understanding of the theory and practice of leadership in various recreational organizational settings. The course will allow students the opportunity to develop leadership skills through lectures, self-assessments, experiential exercises, class discussions and case studies. Students are exposed to diverse theories and perspectives on leadership and are encouraged to apply critical thinking skills to develop their own working philosophy of the leadership that will serve them in their career contexts.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 32 Section 01 83349 1 Lecture 30/1 M EUR107 0600PM-0850PM Merritt,Hunter E
03 book for RPTA 32 Section 03 83440 1 Lecture 30/0 MW EUR108 1100AM-1150AM Bening Stadler,Catharine J E,HY
03 book for RPTA 32 Section 03 83440 1 Lecture 30/0 WEBONLINE - Bening Stadler,Catharine J E,HY
04 book for RPTA 32 Section 04 83515 1 Lecture 30/0 MW EUR108 1200PM-1250PM Bening Stadler,Catharine J E,HY
04 book for RPTA 32 Section 04 83515 1 Lecture 30/0 WEBONLINE - Bening Stadler,Catharine J E,HY
05 book for RPTA 32 Section 05 83567 1 Lecture 30/5 T EUR109 0600PM-0715PM Blessinger,Jason E,HY
05 book for RPTA 32 Section 05 83567 1 Lecture 30/5 WEBONLINE - Staff E,HY
06 book for RPTA 32 Section 06 85739 1 Lecture 30/2 W DLN1010 0300PM-0550PM Polis,Paul E

RPTA 34 - The Outdoor Rec Experienc (3 Units)

Encourages the student to identify and demonstrate an understanding of the value, meaning and benefits of outdoor recreation experiences and to explore a variety of outdoor adventure experiences. Outing skills such as trip planning, meal preparation, camp selection and set-up, equipment and clothing, map and compass, hygiene and first aid will be discussed and practiced. Students will also develop an awareness of and appreciation for minimum impact wilderness travel techniques and environmental responsibility and ethics.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
03 book for RPTA 34 Section 03 83426 1 Lecture 25/1 R EUR108 0300PM-0550PM Young,Jael E
04 book for RPTA 34 Section 04 83427 1 Activity 25/1 - Young,Jael E
05 book for RPTA 34 Section 05 83596 1 Lecture 25/13 TR TAH1027 0300PM-0415PM Valdez,Richard E
06 book for RPTA 34 Section 06 83597 1 Activity 25/13 - Valdez,Richard E
07 book for RPTA 34 Section 07 83600 1 Lecture 25/1 M EUR108 0300PM-0550PM Galante,Guy F E
08 book for RPTA 34 Section 08 83601 1 Activity 25/1 - Galante,Guy F E
09 book for RPTA 34 Section 09 83696 1 Lecture 25/5 TR SHS250 0130PM-0245PM Valdez,Richard E
10 book for RPTA 34 Section 10 83697 1 Activity 25/5 - Valdez,Richard E

RPTA 42 - Natural, Cultural Resources (3 Units)

Examines the use of natural, cultural, and heritage resources for recreation, tourism and leisure purposes in a variety of settings and under the auspices of various agencies. Includes study of various protected areas and facilities, including parks, forests, museums, and cultural sites and how they are influenced by social trends, conflicting use demands, agency responsibilities, environmental considerations, and fiscal implications.

Prerequisite: RPTA majors and minors only, or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 42 Section 01 83180 1 Lecture 25/0 T EUR108 0300PM-0550PM Rolloff,David
02 book for RPTA 42 Section 02 83373 1 Lecture 25/0 R SLN2000 0300PM-0550PM Rolloff,David
03 book for RPTA 42 Section 03 83508 1 Lecture 25/0 W EUR108 0300PM-0550PM Duncan,Garrett S

RPTA 50 - Intro to Rock Climbing (1 Units)

Designed to provide students with the basic knowledge, skills, and techniques of modern rock climbing. Students will learn skills pertaining to indoor top-rope and lead climbing, indoor and outdoor bouldering, and outdoor sport climbing. Students will also learn and discuss outdoor ethics and environmental impact in relation to rock climbing.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 50 Section 01 83572 1 Activity 24/14 T TBAARR 0700AM-0750AM Elfstrand,Adam R

RPTA 96A - Recreation Law (3 Units)

Introduces students to legal topics and regulations in Recreation, Parks and Tourism industries. Students are given a practical knowledge of the law, operation of the legal system, contracts, and legal applications to agency management, human rights and personnel. Course uses text book readings, case law from actual published decisions in the field of Recreation law, courtroom visitations, and professional speakers.

Prerequisite: RPTA majors or minors only

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 96A Section 01 83687 1 Lecture 35/0 MW SHS250 0130PM-0245PM Spring,Mark

RPTA 96B - Budgeting for Recreation (3 Units)

Introduces students to budget topics in Recreation, Parks, and Tourism, through the use of theoretical readings, case studies, and a series of professional speakers. Students will gain a broad understanding of the planning and implementation of the budget process for a leisure service agency, primarily those that are non-profit or tax-supported.

Prerequisite: RPTA majors or minors only

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 96B Section 01 83686 1 Lecture 35/5 T MND4000 0600PM-0715PM Forstedt,Cole
01 book for RPTA 96B Section 01 83686 1 Lecture 35/5 WEBONLINE - Staff

RPTA 96C - Cost Management (3 Units)

Introduces students to a broad range of topics related to cost management in hospitality, and teaches students to analyze numerical data for decision-making in hospitality operations. Considers systems, techniques, information types, and presentational forms commonly used by hospitality managers. Additional topics include, financial statements and ratio analysis, various pricing methods, types of costs in hospitality and service industries, cost-volume-profit techniques, and the application of standard cost controls used in hospitality.

Prerequisite: RPTA majors or minors only

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 96C Section 01 85740 1 Lecture 30/11 TR EUR108 0900AM-1015AM Shirsat,Abhijeet

RPTA 96D - Intro Hospitality and Tourism (3 Units)

This course provides an introductory overview of the hospitality and tourism industries. Industry growth and development, trends and current concerns, and professional employment segments are discussed.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 96D Section 01 83688 1 Lecture 25/0 TR SLN2000 0130PM-0245PM Shirsat,Abhijeet

RPTA 100 - Recreatn+Leisure Lifestyle (3 Units)

Broad general overview of the recreation and leisure movement followed by a specific examination of changing leisure lifestyles and their impact on the individual's choice of recreation and leisure patterns. Also examine the impact that the choice of leisure lifestyles has on other aspects of the individual's life as well as the negative effects of restrictive or inadequate leisure involvement.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 100 Section 01 83179 1 Lecture 85/0 TR RVR1015 1030AM-1145AM Olson,Ernest G E
02 book for RPTA 100 Section 02 83259 1 Lecture 125/3 W RVR1015 0130PM-0245PM Gray,Steve E
02 book for RPTA 100 Section 02 83259 1 Lecture 125/3 WEBONLINE - Gray,Steve E
03 book for RPTA 100 Section 03 83276 1 Lecture 80/1 WEBONLINE - Reliford,Jr.,William E,OL
04 book for RPTA 100 Section 04 83443 1 Lecture 75/3 WEBONLINE - Reliford,Jr.,William E,OL
06 book for RPTA 100 Section 06 83506 1 Lecture 80/10 W RVR1015 0300PM-0415PM Martinez,Katherine R E,HY
06 book for RPTA 100 Section 06 83506 1 Lecture 80/10 WEBONLINE - Staff E,HY
07 book for RPTA 100 Section 07 83564 1 Lecture 85/1 WEBONLINE - Pichly III,Andre L E,OL

RPTA 101 - Senior Seminar (1 Units)

Students will focus on identifying potential internships, refining resumes and writing cover letters for securing internships. Complete their portfolio requirement for graduation and learn about the alumni association for RPTA graduates.

Prerequisite: RPTA 1 and senior status

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 101 Section 01 83561 1 Seminar 20/1 F EUR104 0800AM-0400PM Boggs,Scarlet
** Meets 09/28/2018 to 09/28/2018 **
02 book for RPTA 101 Section 02 83562 1 Seminar 20/0 F EUR104 0800AM-0400PM Boggs,Scarlet
** Meets 10/05/2018 to 10/05/2018 **

RPTA 102 - RT Professional Practice (1 Units)

This senior level course is intended to build upon a student's previous coursework in recreation therapy, and link the theoretical foundation with day-today practical applications. Students will fine-tune skills and interests in recreation therapy, learn methods for effective networking, and develop interviewing techniques in order to identify appropriate internships and employment opportunities.

Prerequisites: RPTA 1, RPTA 106, RPTA 115, RPTA 116, RPTA 117, RPTA 118 and senior level.

Corequisites: RPTA 115, RPTA 116, and/or RPTA 118 may be taken concurrently.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 102 Section 01 83568 1 Lecture 20/0 F EUR113 0900AM-0430PM Dao,T. Lindsay
** Meets 09/28/2018 to 09/28/2018 **

RPTA 105 - Mgmt In Rec, Parks & Tourism (3 Units)

Analyzes the functions of managers including planning, organizing, staffing, leading and controlling. Also examines basic principles, techniques and tools associated with these functions. Consideration of internal and external environments which influence the managerial process and the manager's role in various areas of enterprise activity.

Prerequisite: RPTA 30 or instructor permission

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 105 Section 01 83545 1 Lecture 30/0 W ARC1007 0600PM-0850PM Webster-Schrandt,Terri A
02 book for RPTA 105 Section 02 83719 1 Lecture 30/0 W WEBONLINE 0600PM-0850PM Webster-Schrandt,Terri A

RPTA 106 - Inclusive Rec & Rec Therapy (3 Units)

Addresses the etiology and nature of common disabling conditions and examines issues of leisure participation and inclusion for underrepresented populations. Topics include: attitudinal barriers, advocacy, normalization, universal design, activity analysis and modification, and legislation. Emphasis on leadership, supervision and organizational development of inclusive and recreation therapy programs.

Prerequisite: RPTA majors and minors only or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for RPTA 106 Section 02 83378 1 Lecture 33/0 M DLN1010 0300PM-0550PM Luvaas,Erik Lee S,Y
03 book for RPTA 106 Section 03 86456 1 Lecture 33/1 W MRP1016 0300PM-0550PM Luvaas,Erik Lee S,Y

RPTA 110 - Research & Evaluation RPTA (3 Units)

Provides students with tools to analyze leisure behavior, interests and the motivational basis of leisure as they apply to the field of recreation and leisure services. Emphasizes applied research techniques including qualitative, descriptive and analytical methods, and program evaluation.

Prerequisite: RPTA 1 and RPTA 30.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 110 Section 01 83182 1 Lecture 30/0 T LIB53 0430PM-0720PM Jorgensen-Easterla,Lisa J
02 book for RPTA 110 Section 02 83718 1 Lecture 30/0 WEBONLINE - Jorgensen-Easterla,Lisa J OL

RPTA 115 - RT Assmnt & Doc (3 Units)

Assessment procedures and instruments used to assure competence in assessment of client function in leisure. Documentation, assessment, regulations in different settings (i.e., community hospital, and clinical settings), protocols and development of individual treatment plans. Students are exposed to the Recreation Therapy process (APIE) in a variety of clinical and community settings.

Prerequisite: CHDV 30, PSYC 168, RPTA 30, RPTA 106 and RPTA 117; or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 115 Section 01 83303 1 Lecture 25/3 M SLN3003 0300PM-0550PM Hoffman,Jamie F

RPTA 116 - RT Princ & Prac & RT Process (3 Units)

Philosophy and principles underlying the work performed by the recreation therapist are studied including assessment, individual program planning, interpersonal interaction skills, and working with families.

Prerequisite: CHDV 30, RPTA 30, RPTA 106 and RPTA 117; or instructor permission. RPTA 117 may be taken concurrently.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 116 Section 01 83184 1 Lecture 25/4 MW SLN3003 0130PM-0245PM Luvaas,Erik Lee

RPTA 117 - RT Contemp Disability (3 Units)

In-depth exploration of a variety of disabilities and diseases, including physical disabilities, developmental disabilities, intellectual disabilities, mental health, hearing and vision impairments, and disabilities related to aging. Content will focus on etiology, prognosis, symptomatic conditions, prescription drugs, and recreation therapy interventions. Medical terminology will be covered.

Prerequisite: RPTA 106; RPTA 106 may be taken concurrently.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 117 Section 01 83356 1 Lecture 20/0 W SLN3003 0900AM-1015AM Krause,Arlene D HY
01 book for RPTA 117 Section 01 83356 1 Lecture 20/0 WEBONLINE - Krause,Arlene D HY
02 book for RPTA 117 Section 02 83517 1 Lecture 20/0 W SLN3003 1030AM-1145AM Krause,Arlene D HY
02 book for RPTA 117 Section 02 83517 1 Lecture 20/0 WEBONLINE - Krause,Arlene D HY
03 book for RPTA 117 Section 03 83684 1 Lecture 20/0 W SLN3003 1200PM-0115PM Krause,Arlene D HY
03 book for RPTA 117 Section 03 83684 1 Lecture 20/0 WEBONLINE - Krause,Arlene D HY

RPTA 118 - RT Facilitation Techniques (3 Units)

Covers basic concepts, methods and techniques associated with the practice of recreation therapy. Students will understand and apply the recreation therapy process through intervention and facilitation methods that are critical to helping clients in health and human service settings. The goal is to assist students in developing the ability to use recreation, leisure and play in recreation therapy programs as interventions in the treatment process.

Prerequisite: CHDV 30, PSYC 168, RPTA 30, RPTA 106 and RPTA 117; or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 118 Section 01 83183 1 Lecture 25/1 M SLN3003 0900AM-1150AM Hoffman,Jamie F S

RPTA 119 - RT Management (3 Units)

Examination of existing recreation programs in clinical settings (acute care hospitals, rehabilitation centers, state hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, intermediate care facilities, etc.); review of standards and regulations pertaining to recreation programs, development of recreation therapy programs, review of the roles of practitioners in related disciplines. Review of intervention techniques, program organization, management, and advancement of the profession and professional ethics.

Prerequisite: BIO 25, CHDV 30, PSYC 168, RPTA105, RPTA 106, RPTA 115, RPTA 116, RPTA 117 and RPTA 118; or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 119 Section 01 83413 1 Lecture 20/0 F SLN3003 0900AM-1150AM Dao,T. Lindsay

RPTA 122 - Perspectives On Leisure (3 Units)

Basic philosophical, historical, psychological and scientific foundations and developments in leisure and recreation theory; review of the cultural forces, institutions and theories that affect individuals and society.

Prerequisite: GWAR certification before Fall 09; or WPJ score of 80+; or 3-unit placement in ENGL 109M or ENGL 109W; or 4-unit placement in ENGL 109M or ENGL 109W and co-enrollment in ENGL 109X; or WPJ score 70 or 71 and co-enrollment in ENGL 109X.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 122 Section 01 83177 1 Lecture 30/0 TR EUR108 1200PM-0115PM Martinez,Katherine R E,WI
02 book for RPTA 122 Section 02 83323 1 Lecture 30/4 F RVR1002 0200PM-0450PM Boggs,Scarlet E,WI
03 book for RPTA 122 Section 03 83405 1 Lecture 30/0 W AMD261 0600PM-0850PM Polis,Paul E,WI
04 book for RPTA 122 Section 04 83406 1 Lecture 30/0 T SLN2000 0300PM-0550PM Hoyt,Cara E,WI
05 book for RPTA 122 Section 05 83431 1 Lecture 30/1 W EUR108 0600PM-0850PM Mackey,Tad E,WI
06 book for RPTA 122 Section 06 83446 1 Lecture 30/1 T TAH1002 0600PM-0715PM Nichols,Troy A E,WI
06 book for RPTA 122 Section 06 83446 1 Lecture 30/1 WEBONLINE - Staff E,WI
07 book for RPTA 122 Section 07 83459 1 Lecture 30/0 W MND1024 0300PM-0415PM Gray,Steve E,WI
07 book for RPTA 122 Section 07 83459 1 Lecture 30/0 WEBONLINE - Staff E,WI
08 book for RPTA 122 Section 08 83460 1 Lecture 30/1 T LIB4021 0300PM-0550PM Polis,Paul E,WI
09 book for RPTA 122 Section 09 83495 1 Lecture 30/0 F ARC3006 0200PM-0450PM Shannon,Christopher D. E,WI
10 book for RPTA 122 Section 10 83496 1 Lecture 29/0 W CLV135 0600PM-0850PM Arrigo,Salvatore Jr E,WI
11 book for RPTA 122 Section 11 83497 1 Lecture 30/0 M EUR103 0600PM-0715PM Nichols,Troy A E,WI
11 book for RPTA 122 Section 11 83497 1 Lecture 30/0 WEBONLINE - Staff E,WI
13 book for RPTA 122 Section 13 83610 1 Lecture 30/0 R EUR108 0600PM-0850PM Arrigo,Salvatore Jr E,WI
14 book for RPTA 122 Section 14 83701 1 Lecture 30/1 F SLN2000 0900AM-0430PM Sheppard,Anthony G E,WI
** Meets 09/07/2018 to 10/19/2018 **
16 book for RPTA 122 Section 16 86578 1 Lecture 30/0 R SLN2000 0600PM-0850PM Shannon,Christopher D. E,WI

RPTA 129 - Youth Development in RPTA (3 Units)

This course will focus on examining contemporary issues and trends related to young people and youth development in recreation, parks and tourism. Students will learn about youth development frameworks and how to apply those frameworks to recreation-based settings. Students will learn about the importance of engaging youth in the process of program planning and development.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 129 Section 01 86172 1 Lecture 20/0 W SLN2000 0900AM-1150AM Lefkovitz,Bina S,Y

RPTA 131 - MWR Military Recreation (3 Units)

Students develop an understanding of the administration and programming of Morale, Welfare and Recreation Services for individuals serving in the military and their families. Recreation facilities and programs for all branches of the military, including the US Army, US Navy, US Marines, US Air Force and US Coast Guard, are covered. The course utilizes lectures, experiential exercises, class discussions and onsite visits to military installations.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 131 Section 01 83428 1 Lecture 20/1 WEBONLINE - Barnthouse,Token D

RPTA 132 - Campus Recreation (3 Units)

This course introduces students to campus recreation programs. Students will be introduced to theories of student development in these recreational settings; the organizational context and history of recreational programs within a college setting; and the range of programming, facilities, and managerial duties within campus and base recreation. This will provide a great starting point for students preparing for a profession on campus, institutional and/or military recreation, or students wanting to broaden their knowledge in the overall field.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 132 Section 01 83412 1 Discussion 20/4 T SLN2000 0600PM-0850PM Reddish,Andrew T

RPTA 136 - Program/Event Planning in RPTA (3 Units)

The program/event planning process will be described and explained. Relevant principles and methods will be identified. Students will develop a program/event plan for a local organization. Field trips may be required.

Prerequisite: RPTA 32.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 136 Section 01 83178 1 Lecture 30/1 M SLN2000 0900AM-1150AM Erickson,Elizabeth S,Y
02 book for RPTA 136 Section 02 83584 1 Lecture 30/1 T SLN2000 0900AM-1150AM Erickson,Elizabeth S,Y

RPTA 139 - Conference+Meeting Plan (3 Units)

Analyzes this varied, growth industry. Considers the range of conferences and meetings, from small corporate retreats to international conventions. Topics include: the scope of the industry, the role of convention centers, hotel and resort based meeting facilities, organizations that hold meetings and the nature of those meetings, meeting planning and the role of the professional planner and industry related careers. Field trips may be required.

Prerequisite: Restricted to declared RPTA majors and minors or instructor permission

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for RPTA 139 Section 02 86469 1 Discussion 25/0 W SLN2000 1200PM-0250PM Shirsat,Abhijeet
Sheppard,Anthony G

RPTA 149 - Dev+Prog Adventure Exper (3 Units)

Provides students with the working knowledge needed to produce enriching and fulfilling adventure leisure experiences. In order to most effectively aid and assist others in the process of maximizing their leisure experiences, the student of leisure must first know how to maximize these experiences for and within themselves. Therefore, students will be participating in leisure adventure experiences so they can be as effective as possible when developing and programming leisure adventure experience opportunities for others.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for RPTA 149 Section 02 83774 1 Lecture 20/1 W SLN2000 0600PM-0850PM Zanardi,Meredith R

RPTA 150 - Ecology Of Resource Areas (3 Units)

Study of the fundamentals of ecology, silvics, soil science and manipulations of an ecosystem with emphasis on the whole biota as it relates to outdoor recreation areas. Designed to provide an understanding of the scientific basis for and the operational rationale of manipulation of natural resources for a variety of recreation uses.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 150 Section 01 83685 1 Lecture 25/0 R SLN2000 0900AM-1150AM Rolloff,David

RPTA 154 - Mgmt of Rec. Facilities (3 Units)

An introduction to aspects of recreation facility administration for several facility types, including campus recreation facilities, health clubs, community centers, park facilities and aquatic centers. Course topics include administration techniques related to staffing and outsourcing, the roles of the facility manager, analyzing financing sources, best practices in facility maintenance, and issues related to facility design. The course utilizes class discussions, guest speakers and facility site visitations on and off campus.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 154 Section 01 83311 1 Lecture 25/12 M SLN2000 1200PM-0250PM Webster-Schrandt,Terri A

RPTA 165 - Volunteer Man. In RPT (3 Units)

This course will focus on examining issues and trends related to volunteer management in recreation, parks and tourism-related organizations. Students will begin to understand the role of volunteerism and develop the skills necessary for effective volunteer management through: assessing program needs for volunteers, screening, orientation, training, placement, supervision, motivation, retention and celebration of volunteers.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 165 Section 01 83483 1 Lecture 25/3 M EUR108 0600PM-0850PM Forstedt,Cole

RPTA 166 - Admin in Rec, Parks & Tourism (3 Units)

Designed to provide the student with various in-depth perspectives regarding the use of management/administrative process in recreation, parks and tourism.

Prerequisite: RPTA 105.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 166 Section 01 83324 1 Seminar 25/9 F YSM141 0900AM-1150AM Pichly III,Andre L

RPTA 182 - Travel And Tourism (3 Units)

Examination of the history, significance and nature of travel and tourism in the world with emphasis on the U.S. Analyzes economic, cultural and social factors underlying development and growth of travel and tourism and a review of related research. Identification and description of travel and tourism service providers including their organization, financing and management practices.

Prerquisite: Declared RPTA majors and minors only or instructor permission

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 182 Section 01 83748 1 Lecture 30/0 WEBONLINE - Cusick,John H. FL

RPTA 183 - Marketing Recreation Serv (3 Units)

Fields of recreation (including therapeutic, commercial, municipal, etc.), tourism and hospitality, while diverse, all offer products that are primarily intangible. The management and marketing of such service products can differ profoundly from those of goods products (often the focus of traditional business programs). Addresses the nature of the service product and services marketing in the people intensive, experiential world of recreation.

Prerequisite: RPTA 30 or instructor permission

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 183 Section 01 83185 1 Lecture 20/0 M SLN2000 0300PM-0550PM Sheppard,Anthony G
02 book for RPTA 183 Section 02 83493 1 Lecture 20/7 W SLN2000 0300PM-0550PM Sheppard,Anthony G

RPTA 188 - Sac Region Craft Beer Tourism (1 Units)

Introduction to visitation and tourism related to California's craft beer industry, specifically in the Sacramento region. This course will provide students with a basic knowledge of craft beer as one of several local products that combine to create a unique agritourism selling proposition for Sacramento. Tourism-related products (beer festivals and contests, beer trails, beer bikes, and beer apps), hospitality (brewery tasting rooms and beer retail), as well as beer laws, and beer pairings will also be discussed.

Note: This course contains required field trips.

Prerequisite: Declared RPTA major or minor, or instructor permission

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 188 Section 01 85880 1 Lecture 15/2 R MND1028 0600PM-0715PM Blessinger,Jason HY
01 book for RPTA 188 Section 01 85880 1 Lecture 15/2 WEBONLINE - Blessinger,Jason HY

RPTA 195B - Partial Intrn: Rec & Park Mgt (4 Units)

Supervised part-time or short-term internship in a recreation, park or tourism organization or business. Supervision is provided by faculty and also by personnel at the host site.

Note: Refer to the RPTA Internship Manual for procedures and requirements.

Prerequisite: RPTA 1, RPTA 30, RPTA 32, RPTA 42, RPTA 101, RPTA 105, RPTA 106, RPTA 109, RPTA 110, RPTA 136 and approval of academic advisor and internship coordinator.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 195B Section 01 83321 1 Independent Study 3/0 - Erickson,Elizabeth

RPTA 195C - Partial Intrn: Rec & Park Mgt (6 Units)

Supervised part-time or short-term internship in a recreation, park or tourism organization or business. Supervision is provided by faculty and also by personnel at the host site.

Note: Refer to the RPTA Internship Manual for procedures and requirements.

Prerequisite: RPTA 1, RPTA 30, RPTA 32, RPTA 42, RPTA 101, RPTA 105, RPTA 106, RPTA 109, RPTA 110, RPTA 136 and approval of academic advisor and internship coordinator.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 195C Section 01 83322 1 Independent Study 4/3 - Erickson,Elizabeth

RPTA 195D - Recreation Therapy Internship (10-15 Units)

Supervised full-time therapeutic internship in a recreation, park or tourism organization or business. Supervision is provided by faculty and also by certified personnel at the host site. Meets the professional certification requirements at the national or state levels.

Note: Refer to the RPTA Internship Manual for procedures and requirements.

Prerequisite: BIO 25, CHDV 30, PSYC 168, RPTA 1, RPTA 30, RPTA 102, RPTA 106, RPTA 110, RPTA 115, RPTA 116, RPTA 117, RPTA 118, RPTA 119, and RPTA 136; completion of required administrative paperwork in the semester prior to internship, approval of major advisor.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 195D Section 01 83187 1 Independent Study 3/0 - Harris,Chelsea Jaleesa
02 book for RPTA 195D Section 02 83611 1 Independent Study 4/1 - Wilson,Jennifer L
03 book for RPTA 195D Section 03 83787 1 Independent Study 9/6 - Gok,Alivia L
04 book for RPTA 195D Section 04 87293 1 Independent Study 99/97 - Luvaas,Erik Lee
05 book for RPTA 195D Section 05 87498 1 Independent Study 99/98 TBAARR - Hoffman,Jamie F

RPTA 195E - Internship: Rec & Park Mgmt (10-15 Units)

Supervised, full-time internship in a recreation, park or tourism organization or business. Supervision is provided by faculty and also by personnel at the host site.

Note: Refer to the RPTA Internship Manual for procedures and requirements.

Prerequisite: RPTA 1, RPTA 30, RPTA 32, RPTA 42, RPTA 101, RPTA 105, RPTA 106, RPTA 109, RPTA 110, RPTA 136 and approval of academic advisor and internship coordinator.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 195E Section 01 83200 1 Independent Study 12/5 - Erickson,Elizabeth
02 book for RPTA 195E Section 02 83388 1 Independent Study 7/5 - Rolloff,David
03 book for RPTA 195E Section 03 87328 1 Independent Study 10/6 - Shirsat,Abhijeet

RPTA 198 - Co-Curricular Activities (1-3 Units)

Co-curricular activities related to the subject matter and professional concerns of Recreation and Leisure Studies. For example, students may earn credit by participating as a tutor or discussion leader for recreation and leisure studies classes or a teacher or leader in programs offered by community organizations.

Note: The course may be repeated three times for a maximum total of 3 units. Students can enroll for a class that counts as 1, 2 or 3 units. No more than 3 units of RPTA 198 may be used to meet the major requirements.

Prerequisite: Approval of an instructor and the Department chair.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 198 Section 01 Zero Cost Book 83577 1 Independent Study 1/0 - Rolloff,David ZCCM
02 book for RPTA 198 Section 02 83615 1 Independent Study 10/0 - Rolloff,David

RPTA 199 - Special Problems (1-3 Units)

Individual projects or directed reading.

Note: Open only to students who appear competent to carry on individual work. Can be repeated six times for a maximum total of 6 units. Students can enroll for a class that counts as 1, 2 or 3 units. No more than 6 units of RPTA 198 and RPTA 199 in combination may be used to meet major requirements.

Prerequisite: Approval of an instructor and the Department chair.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 199 Section 01 Zero Cost Book 83188 1 Independent Study 1/0 - Shirsat,Abhijeet ZCCM
02 book for RPTA 199 Section 02 83291 1 Independent Study 5/1 - Rolloff,David

RPTA 299 - Individual Study (1-6 Units)

Individual project, problem, practical study, survey, and/or directed reading on the graduate level.

Note: Can be repeated six times for a maximum total of 6 units. Students can enroll for a class that counts as 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 units. No more than six units of RPTA 295 and RPTA 299 in combination may be used to meet major requirements.

Prerequisite: Approved petition filed in the department office.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for RPTA 299 Section 02 83290 1 Thesis Research 1/0 M SLN4008 0600PM-0745PM Jorgensen-Easterla,Lisa J
03 book for RPTA 299 Section 03 83607 1 Thesis Research 3/0 - Jorgensen-Easterla,Lisa J
04 book for RPTA 299 Section 04 83616 1 Thesis Research 2/1 - Shaw,Greg B. C.
05 book for RPTA 299 Section 05 87388 1 Thesis Research 2/1 - Hoffman,Jamie F

RPTA 500B - Culminating Exp: Project (1-3 Units)

Successful completion of a project approved for Master's degree. Student must have approval from the first reader.

Prerequisite: Advanced to candidacy and permission of graduate coordinator.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
1 book for RPTA 500B Section 1 Zero Cost Book 86034 1 Thesis Research 1/0 - Jorgensen-Easterla,Lisa J ZCCM

RPTA 500C - Culminating Exp: Comp Exam (1-3 Units)

Successful completion of a comprehensive examination approved for Master's degree.

Prerequisite: Advanced to candidacy and permission of the graduate coordinator.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for RPTA 500C Section 01 Zero Cost Book 83578 1 Thesis Research 1/0 - Jorgensen-Easterla,Lisa J ZCCM

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Class Attribute Codes

E - Understanding Personal Development (E)

FL - Fully Online (no In-Person Meetings Incl. Finals)

HY - Hybrid (OnLine & In-Person Meetings)

LCCM - Low Cost Course Materials, under $40.00

LCOM-47 - LCOM 47

LCOM-49 - LCOM 49

LCOM-50 - LCOM 50

LCOM-51 - LCOM 51

LCOM-52 - LCOM 52

LCOM-60 - LCOM 60

N - Not a Teacher Credential Prog Course

OL - Online

S - Service Learning Course S4

WI - SAC:WRITING INTENSIVE GRAD REQ

Y - Teacher Credential Program Course

ZCCM - Zero Cost Course Materials

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (08/27/2018 to 12/07/2018)