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PMGT 010: Introduction to Park Management

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to public land management and the history of environmental thought to the creation of the world's first protected public parks and forests. The student has the opportunity to explore how the social, economic, political, cultural, and religious influences led to the creation of our national parks. The course invites students to discover the variety of city, county, state, regional open space, and federal land management agencies, their missions, employment opportunities and current issues.

Units: 3

  • Credit - Degree Applicable
  • Transferable to CSU only

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Letter Grade
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 48 – 54
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 0

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: None

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Transferable to CSU only
  • WVC GE: F. Cultural Diversity
Last Updated 7/19/23