Department of Kinesiology and Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation in Parks and Tourism Minor

Always refer to the academic catalog for the most up-to-date requirements.

Course Number and Title Credit Pre-Requisite & Instructions
Core Courses 10 Cr.  
ORPT 3000 Foundations of Outdoor Recreation 3 Co-requisite ORPT 3005
ORPT 3005 Practicum Lab for ORPT 3000 1  
ORPT 3050 Risk Management & Safety for Outdoor Rec. 3  
ORPT 4740 Org & Administration for ORPT 3 ORPT 3000
Elective:  Choose 2 credits from the following 2 Cr.  
ORPT 1050 Canyoneering 1 1  
ORPT 1055 Canyoneering 2 1 ORPT 1050 or inst. app.
ORPT 2000 Outdoor Skills Seminar 1 - 3  
ORPT 1350 Scuba Diving 1  
ORPT 1355 Advanced Scuba 1 ORPT 1350
ORPT 1527 Climbing 1 1  
ORPT 1528 Climbing 2 1 ORPT 1527 or inst. app.
ORPT 1610 Skiing/Snowboarding (beg) 1  
ORPT 1611 Skiing/Snowboarding (adv) 1  
ORPT 1625 Nordic Skiing 1  
AGSC 1750 Horsemanship I 1  
AGSC 2760 Horsemanship II 1 AGSC 1750
ORPT Knowledge Area Elective Courses: Choose 6 Cr. 6 Cr.  
ORPT 3040 Leadership in Outdoor Recreation 3 ORPT 3000
ORPT 4020 Interpretation 3 BIO 2000
ORPT 4030 Interdisciplinary Outdoor Education 3  
ORPT 4600 Outdoor Recreation Policy and Planning 3  
ORPT 4860 Outdoor Recreation Skills Practicum 1-4  
ORPT 1542 Wilderness First Responder 3 Or WFR Certification