Course Detail

RECL 111 Leisure, Culture, and Identity (Area S) (3 units)

Perspectives of leisure as a source of self-expression and social control related to cultural beliefs, values, and practices and institutionalized social systems. Observation, analysis and critique of history and social structures, leisure and culture, and personal opportunities for change.


Completion of core GE, successful completion of WST, upper division standing.


KIN 063A Beginning Hiking and Backpacking (1 unit) (optional)

This course is designed to impart skills such as topographical map reading, navigation and hiking in front country and back country. The emphasis will be on logistics and operations of adventure excursions and fitness in various wilderness environments. There will be class meetings, hiking excursions as well as one overnight backpacking excursion.


* All prerequisites must be completed prior to the posted course registration dates.