Experience Design and Management

Youth Development

Youth Development
Basic youth development and leadership theories applied to understanding adolescents' behavior, programming healthy developmental activities, and providing meaningful learning experiences through recreation.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 ProgramsContaining EXDM 309
Course Outcomes: 

Understanding youth motivations

Understand why youth do what they do.

Needs of adolescents

Appreciate the needs of adolescents and demonstrate ways to meet their needs.

Theory building

Develop a theory based logic model that addresses specific targeted outcomes.