FIELD EXPERIENCE C

OED2FEC

2014

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

In this subject students develop the knowledge and skills required to undertake an extended journey in a remote natural environment and consolidate their outdoor education journey skills, environmental knowledge, and introductory outdoor leadership skills. Theory and practical work encourages the development of safe practice, reasonable judgment, understanding of self, care for others and the environment, sound preparation, and the ability to learn from experience.

FacultyFaculty of Education

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorBrendon Munge

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsCultural heritage of the Australian AlpsRecommendedScougall, B. (ed). (1992)CANBERRA: CPN PUBLICATIONS
ReadingsSearching for the Snowy: an environmental historyRecommendedSeddon, G. (1994)ALLEN & UNWIN
ReadingsThe Australian Alps: Kosciusko, Alpine and Namadgi National ParksRecommendedSlattery, D. (1998)SYDNEY: UNSW PRESS

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Bendigo, 2014, Summer semester, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBrendon Munge

Class requirements

Field Trip
One 18.0 days field trip per study period on any day including weekend during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial
Eight 1.0 hours tutorial other recurrence on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
15-minute presentation10
practical competenciesPractical work hurdle (compulsory). Satisfactory participation and performance to defined exit standards are required to meet the compulsory hurdle assessment50
two 1750-word assignmentsWritten work hurdle (compulsory). An overall pass mark in the two written assignments is required to meet the compulsory hurdle assessment.40

Bendigo, 2014, Week 38-51, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBrendon Munge

Class requirements

Field Trip
One 18.0 days field trip per study period on any day including weekend during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial
Eight 1.0 hours tutorial other recurrence on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
15-minute presentation10
practical competenciesPractical work hurdle (compulsory). Satisfactory participation and performance to defined exit standards are required to meet the compulsory hurdle assessment50
two 1750-word assignmentsWritten work hurdle (compulsory). An overall pass mark in the two written assignments is required to meet the compulsory hurdle assessment.40