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ENR 4611: Environmental Interpretation and Visitor Services | Ohio Sea Grant

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ENR 4611: Environmental Interpretation and Visitor Services

Principles and practice in communicating with visitors in leisure and non-formal education settings

DETAILS
Dates: June 3 - June 28, 2019
Meets: MWF
CREDITS AVAILABLE
Undergraduate: 3 hrs
FEES
Room & Meals: $ 1700.00

Estimated Tuition Costs

UNDERGRADUATE
Ohio Resident $ 894.00
Non-Ohio Resident $ 2770.50
DETAILS
FOUR WEEK UPPER LEVEL

Prerequisites

Prereq: Not open to students with credit for 410.

Description

In this course, students will learn the principles of interpretation, the theory behind those principles, and the practical application of those principles in personal interpretive programs. Students will also learn the importance of using interpretation as a management tool which connects the audience with the resource, thus furthering the goals and objectives of an organization.

Course Goals
• To understand the principles of interpretation
• To understand the components of meaningful interpretation
• To hone the presentational skills required to conduct such interpretation