Health & Human Services & Educ (HSED)

HSED 300     Introduction to Play     3 Credit Hours

Full Title: Introduction to Play: Theory, Methodology, and Practice This course introduces the conept, theory, and experience of play, including methodological approaches to the research and study of play in therapeutic, clinical, medical, and educational environments. Students will develop strategies for observing, engaging, and supporting play in a variety of settings, and will gain an understanding of the principles, applications, and limitations of play therapy and the role of play in the practice of professionals in human services and education. (F,W,S)