Health and Recreation, Minor (0243)

  • Western Sydney University Minor Code: 0243

Previous Code: SM4004.1

Available to students in other Western Sydney University Programs: Yes, however the following restrictions apply. 

Health and Recreation Minor is a foundational study in recreational therapy for any student who meets its units’ pre-requisite rules and is not enrolled in another recreational therapy field of study of the Bachelor of Health Science or Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health Science. This Minor may be taken by students who undertake the Bachelor of Health Science testamur majors in Health Promotion, Clinical Sciences, Public Health, or Health Services Management, or another course of the University.

Special Requirements

Please Note: Enrolment in the subjects, REHA1007 and REHA2015 in this minor, require completion of NSW Health Mandatory requirements. Please see the subject handbook pages for further details.


Campus Mode Advice
Campbelltown Campus Internal Dr Caterina Tannous
Online Dr Caterina Tannous
Sydney City Campus* Internal Dr Andrey Zheluk

Curriculum delivered through an agreement with another party

Minor Structure

Students must complete the following 40 credit points of subjects:

Subject Title Credit Points
Autumn session
REHA 1007Foundations of Recreational Therapy10
REHA 2015Recreational Therapy Process and Planning10
Spring session
REHA 1008Introduction to Leisure and Recreation Theory10
REHA 3041Facilitation in Recreational Therapy10
Total Credit Points40