Recreation, Parks and Tourism 660

RCPT 660: Legal Aspects of Environmental and Experiential Activities

Credit Hours: (3)

In-depth studies of legal issues related to the provision of outdoor adventure and experiential programming; liability, legislation, tours, contracts.

Note(s): Offered in the Spring


Description and Course Syllabus

A study of the legal issues that relate directly to leisure services, including legislation, liability, torts, and contracts.

1. Basic Law
2. Enabling Legislation
3. Common Law and Liability
4. Constitutional Law - Overview
5. Land Acquisition
6. Environmental and Natural Resources Law
7. Legislation
8. Contracts - Introduction to Contract Law and Leases
9. Employment



Review and Approval

Date Action Reviewed by
March 1999 Course number change