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O que eu aprenderei?

This two-year diploma program will prepare graduates for a number of progressive careers in the diverse field of recreation and leisure services. Throughout the program, students will experience real-life opportunities that connect theory and practice through in-class projects, community connections, and portfolio development, making learning engaging and meaningful.

As champions of recreation and leisure services, students will provide leadership in designing, implementing, and evaluating programs for diverse populations. They will enhance community growth and development through research-informed practices, professional leadership, and inter-professional collaboration.

Program Outcomes

  • Create, plan implement, and evaluate recreation and leisure programs and special events which respond to identified needs and maximize the delivery of the benefits of recreation.
  • Apply the principles of marketing to the promotion of the benefits of recreation and leisure programs, special events, services, and facilities.
  • Generate revenue for recreation and leisure programs, special events, services and facilities by applying sound business principles.
  • Contribute to strategies for effectively managing the performance and development of staff and volunteers in recreation and leisure settings.
  • Apply administration skills to recreation and leisure settings.
  • Contribute to the safe and effective management of recreation venues.
  • Design and implement appropriate research and planning strategies.
  • Educate others regarding the value and benefits of recreation, leisure, and lifestyle enhancement.
  • Apply community development strategies for advocating and facilitating the personal, social, economic, and environmental benefits of recreation.
  • Apply principles of lifespan growth and development to individuals and groups in recreation and leisure settings.
  • Apply the concept of inclusion to the design and delivery of recreation and leisure programs, special events, services and facilities.
  • Develop plans for ongoing personal and professional growth and development.

Graduate Opportunities

Graduates find employment in the public sector (i.e. municipal community service departments, school boards, continuum of care facilities for seniors and special populations), commercial sector (i.e. outdoor education and recreation facilities, entertainment venues, travel and tourism agencies), and the not-for-profit sector (i.e. YMCA, YWCA, United Way, Big Brothers, Big Sisters). In addition, graduates have advanced standing opportunities toward degree completion in the Bachelor of Early Learning Program Development at Conestoga College. Graduates of the program will be considered for admission in the Bachelor of Arts in Recreation and Leisure Studies at University of Waterloo and the Bachelor of Recreation and Leisure Studies at Brock University.

De qual departamento farei parte?

School of Community Services

Opções de estudo

Período integral (2 anos)

Valores
CAD$12.500,00 (R$ 51.420) por ano

*O preço é estimado e tem caráter informativo, por favor, verifique esta informação com a instituição.

Data de início

Setembro 2021

Localização

Conestoga College

Doon (Kitchener) Campus,

299 Doon Valley Drive,

KITCHENER,

Ontario (ON),

N2G 4M4, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes internacionais

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, or 19 years of age or older with mature student status.

Students must have 6.0 IELTS (with no band less than 5.5); and TOEFL iBT score of 80.

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.

ADICIONAR AOS MEUS FAVORITOS

Sobre a universidade

Como uma das faculdades públicas de crescimento acelerado no Canadá, a Conestoga é o lugar ideal para futuros profissionais e alunos aplicados.

  • Situada em um centro de negócios e inovação, perto de Toronto
  • Excelentes resultados de empregabilidade dos graduados
  • Taxa de satisfação de mais de 90% de graduados e empregadores
  • Mais de 200 programas de estudo, incluindo 63 cursos co-op