OUTUWSP - Advanced Personal Interpretation Methods

Course CodeOUTUWSP
Course TitleAdvanced Personal Interpretation Methods
DescriptionInterpretation is a necessary tool within agencies and organizations for communicating important messages about management of our sites, about instilling awareness, appreciation and inspiration in our visitors; to encourage stewardship of our natural and cultural resources. Those responsible for educating in nonformal settings will benefit from training skills that increase effectiveness in delivering messages to non-captive audiences. This course will provide participants with the tools to develop successful personal interpretation programs with advanced skills in program evaluation and the use of interpretive techniques.
Objectives:
1. Learners will recognize and demonstrate effective communication skills and aspects of successful program development for nonformal settings;

2. Learners will demonstrate knowledge relating to principles of interpretation, including the role of meanings and values and the relationship to education and recreation;

3. Learners will be able to design effective interpretive programs based on principles and standards of the profession;

4. Learners will be able to plan and conduct a program evaluation for a interpretive presentation in the field.

Target Audience: Individuals involved in designing, delivering, and evaluating interpretive programs
Delivery MethodSee Course Description
Instructional Hours120
Credits/CEUs0.0
Non-FWS Fee$0.00
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Schedule:  OUTUWSP - Advanced Personal Interpretation Methods