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Fall 2018
Nov 14, 2019
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REC 4350 - Parks and Protected Areas Planning and Management: Field Studies
The course is taught in two segments, an on-campus component and field study component taking place in Banff National Park. The on-campus component examines the historical development of the concept of parks and protected areas, the role of interpretation, management and research in the parks and emerging issues in the management of parks and protected areas. In addition, during the on-campus component planning for the field will take place. The field segment will focus on a wide variety of management issues with particular attention to Banff National Park. Emerging issues and trends will be examined and past management responses evaluated. There will be opportunities for students to investigate specific management issues of interest to them and to participate in current research being conducted in the park. Prerequisite: Written permission of the instructor required. Offered with GEOG 4350.

6.0 Credit hours

Kinesiology & Recreation Mgmt

Recreation Studies Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges:     
      College of Medicine
      Faculty of Management
      Faculty of Social Work
      College of Nursing
      Faculty of Health Sciences
      Faculty of Graduate Studies
      Faculty of Music
      Faculty of Kines & Rec Mgmt
      Extended Education
      Faculty of Env, Earth, & Res
      Faculty of Human Ecology
      School of Art
Must be enrolled in one of the following Campuses:     
      Main (Fort Garry & Bannatyne)

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