ADVANCED GUIDING IN RIVER ENVIRONMENTS
Credit points: 15
Students develop the knowledge, skills, and experience required to guide novices in rafts in white-water river environments. The subject incorporates: student research and presentations, and practical experience work.
FacultyFaculty of Education
Subject Co-ordinatorSean Murray
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG
Prerequisites Permission of the subject co-ordinator and course co-ordinator
Special conditions Group size may be restricted to conform to safety and land management requirements
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Basic essentials: Rafting (2nd ed.)||Prescribed||Ellison, J (2000)||GUILFORD, CT: GLOBE PEQUOT PRESS|
|Readings||Whitewater Safety and Rescue: Essential knowledge for canoeists, kayakers, and raft guides||Prescribed||Ferrero, F. (2009)||GUILFORD, CT: FALCON|
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Bendigo, 2014, Semester 2, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSean Murray
One 9.0 days field trip per study period on any day including weekend and delivered via face-to-face.
Seven 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
|One 1,000 word assignment||30|
|One 1-hour examination||30|
|Practical competencies||Hurdle: satisfactory participation and performance||40|