Outdoor Recreation Management Diploma Program Requirements

  • Intakes: Campus Terms Full/Part Time
      North Vancouver Fall Full-Time
    Required Courses   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 60.00
    Required: 57.00
    ENGL 100 University Writing Strategies 3.00  
    REC 110 Fundamentals of Recreation in the Outdoor Environment 4.00  
    REC 115 Connecting Outdoor Recreation to the Natural World 4.00  
    REC 152 Environmental Stewardship I 3.00  
    REC 156 Natural History for Outdoor Leaders 3.00  
    REC 222 Leadership and Experiential Education 4.00  
    REC 225 Entrepreneurship in Commercial Outdoor Recreation 3.00  
    REC 245 Organizational Leadership for Outdoor Recreation Programs 3.00  
    REC 255 Outdoor Recreation Practicum 6.00  
    TOUR 112 Tourism Marketing 3.00  
    TOUR 113 Human Resource Management in Tourism 3.00  
    TOUR 116 Financial Planning in Tourism I 3.00  
    TOUR 120 Adventure and Eco-Tourism 3.00  
    TOUR 208 Risk Management for Tourism and Outdoor Recreation 3.00  
    TOUR 253 Adventure Tourism Operations 3.00  
    TOUR 255 Management Concepts in the Adventure Industry 3.00  
    TOUR 256 Adventure Education and Recreation Programming 3.00  
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    CMNS 154 Communications in Outdoor Recreation and Tourism 3.00  
    CMNS 174 Wilderness Leadership Communications 3.00  
    Wilderness Leadership Skills Courses   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 2.00
    Choose 2.00 credits from the following list: 2.00
    A selection of Wilderness Leadership Skills Courses from the list below is offered in any given year.
    WLP 124 Winter Skills 2.00  
    WLP 125 Ski Touring 2.00  
    WLP 126 Backpacking 2.00  
    WLP 127 Mountaineering 2.00  
    WLP 128 Rock Climbing I 2.00  
    WLP 129 Rock Climbing II 2.00  
    WLP 130 Rock Rescue Clinic 1.00  
    WLP 131 Nordic Skiing I 2.00  
    WLP 132 Nordic Skiing II 2.00  
    WLP 133 Canoeing I 2.00  
    WLP 134 Canoeing II 2.00  
    WLP 135 Rafting I 2.00  
    WLP 136 Rafting II 2.00  
    WLP 137 Sea Kayaking I 2.00  
    WLP 138 Sea Kayaking II 2.00  
    WLP 139 River Kayaking Clinic 1.00  
    WLP 140 River Rescue Clinic 1.00  
    WLP 145 Mountain Biking 2.00  
    WLP 147 River Kayak I 2.00  
    WLP 148 Snow Boarding 2.00  
    WLP 183 Selected Clinics in Outdoor Recreation 1.00  
    WLP 184 Selected Courses in Outdoor Recreation 2.00  
    Study Abroad Elective Courses   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 0.00
    Total Program Credits 62.00
    Choose electives: 0.00
    SATO 201 Study Abroad/Student Exchange (Tourism/OREC) 0.00  
    SATO 202 Study Abroad/Student Exchange (Tourism/OREC) 0.00  
    SATO 203 Study Abroad/Student Exchange (Tourism/OREC) 0.00  
    SATO 204 Study Abroad/Student Exchange (Tourism/OREC) 0.00  
    SATO 205 Study Abroad/Student Exchange (Tourism/OREC) 0.00  
    SATO 206 Study Abroad/Student Exchange (Tourism/OREC) 0.00  

    For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University Calendar.