Leisure Program Planning and Delivery

ISBN-10: 0736057331
ISBN-13: 9780736057332
Edition: 2007
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Book details

List price: $69.00
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers
Publication date: 8/20/2007
Binding: Mixed Media
Pages: 264
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.420
Language: English

Preface
Acknowledgments
Foundations of Programming
The Importance of Programmed Leisure
Benefits of Leisure
Leisure and Well-Being
Programmed Leisure
Summary
Glossary
References
The Profession of Leisure Programming
Organizational Settings
Personal Qualities
Professionalism
Summary
Glossary
References
Programming Principles
Quality
Customer Service
Customer Satisfaction
Diversity
Public Good
Environmental Compatibility
Efficiency
Continuous Improvement
Summary
Glossary
References
Leisure Program Components
Activity Areas
Program Formats
Putting the Components Together
Summary
Glossary
References
Overview of the Program Planning Process
Program Models
Program Planning Process
Summary
Glossary
References
Planning Preparations
Understanding Your Organization and Community
Philosophy and Values
Vision
Network of Individual Constituents
Network of Group Constituents
Summary
Glossary
References
Assessing Patrons' Program Needs
Methods of Needs Assessments
Identification, Interpretation, and Utilization of Data
Conducting a Needs Assessment
Uses of a Needs Assessment
From Needs Assessment to Marketing Plan
Summary
Glossary
References
Program Goals and Objectives
Program Rationale
Formulating Goals
Preparing Objectives
Summary
Glossary
References
The Program Plan
Purposes of a Program Plan
Types of Program Plans
Elements of a Program Plan
The Role of Program Life Cycles
Summary
Glossary
References
Program Implementation
Making Operational Decisions
Budgeting
Facility Usage and Coordination
Program Communication
Program Policies
Summary
Glossary
References
Leading and Supervising Programs
Determining Staffing Needs
Expectations for Program Staff
Recruiting, Training, and Retaining Staff
Summary
Glossary
References
Program Monitoring
The Importance of Program Monitoring
Specific Program Monitoring Systems
Other Program Monitoring Systems
Summary
Glossary
References
Managing Risk in Leisure Programs
Developing a Risk Management Plan
Conducting Programs With Care
Supervising Participant Behavior
Summary
Glossary
References
Program Evaluation
Evaluation Approaches
Timetables for Evaluation
Rationale for Evaluation
Obstacles to Evaluation
Types of Evaluation
Developing an Evaluation System
Summary
Glossary
References
Evaluation Steps
Preparing an Evaluation Proposal
Designing the Study
Selecting a Sample
Collecting Information
Interpreting the Information Gathered
Preparing the Final Report
Putting the Findings Into Action
Summary
Glossary
References
Index
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