Eight-Semester Plan for B.S. in Recreational Therapy

 

Proposed 2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog

FRESHMAN YEAR

 Fall Semester (Hours 15)


* P1 Social Sciences Credits: (3) [PSY 150 - General Psychology]
* 190 Series First Year Seminar Credits: (3)
* ENGL 101 - Composition I Credits: (3)
* HSCC 101 - Nutrition, Fitness, and Wellness
* MATH 101 - Mathematical Concepts Credits: (3) 
    
Spring Semester (Hours 18)


* P1 Social Sciences Credits: (3)
* P3 History Credits: (3)
* C5 Physical & Biological Sciences Credits: (3)
*Do not take Biology to fulfill this requirement.
* CMHC 201 - Introduction to Speech Communication Credits: (3)
* ENGL 102 - Composition II Credits: (3)
* RTH 200 - Foundations of Recreational Therapy Credits: (3)
  
SOPHOMORE YEAR


Fall Semester (Hours 16)


* P5 Fine and Performing Arts Credits: (3)
* P4 Humanities Credits: (3)
* BIOL 291 - Human Anatomy and Physiology I Credits: (4)
* PRM 270 - Leadership and Group Dynamics in Recreation Credits: (3)
* RTH 352 - Recreational Therapy Processes and Techniques Credits: (3)                                

Spring Semester (Hours 15)


* P6 World Cultures Credits: (3)
* BIOL 292 - Human Anatomy and Physiology II Credits: (4)
* HEAL 250 - First Aid and Safety Education Credits: (2)
* HSCC 220 - Medical Terminology Credits: (3)
* RTH 370 - Methods in Recreational Therapy Credits: (3)

JUNIOR YEAR


Fall Semester (Hours 16)


* General Electives Credits: (4)
* P1-P6 Jr-Sr Perspective Credits: (3)
* COUN 325 - Survey of Human Development Credits: (3)
* RTH 350 - Recreational Therapy and People with Physical Disabilities Credits: (3)
* RTH 360 - Recreational Therapy Services for Older Adults Credits: (3)

Spring Semester (Hours 15)


* General Electives Credits: (6)
* COUN 430 - Individual and Group Counseling Credits: (3)
* RTH 401 - Client Assessment in Recreational Therapy Credits: (3)
* RTH 470 - Adventure-Based Recreational Therapy Credits: (3) 
  
GRADUATION FEE


After earning ninety hours, the student must file an online graduation application form. The student will be billed for the graduation fee.
  
SENIOR YEAR


Fall Semester (Hours 13)


* PSY 470 - Abnormal Psychology Credits: (3)
* PE Requirement – PE 365, PE 423, PE 425 or PE 435 Credits: (3)
* RTH 395 - Pre-Internship Seminar Credits: 1
* RTH 405 - Recreational Therapy in Behavioral Health Credits: (3)
* RTH 417 - Administration of Recreational Therapy Services Credits: (3)

Spring Semester (Hours 12)


* RTH 484 - Recreational Therapy Clinical Internship Credits: (6)
* RTH 485 - Recreational Therapy Clinical Internship Credits: (6)
  
Total Hours for Degree: 120


 

 

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