Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Students apply and extend technical climbing skills and cliff environment interpretive knowledge to be able to conduct outdoor/environmental education learning experiences. Teaching, environmental interpretive content, climbing skills and group management skills relevant to rock environments is covered.

FacultyFaculty of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorPeter Holmes

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites OED2R and OED2OLB


Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Learning resources


Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsBook of readingsPrescribedVariousCAMPUS GRAPHICS, LA TROBE UNIVERSITY, BENDIGO

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Day


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment size40

Enrolment information Maximum capacity for prac location and equipment.

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPeter Holmes

Class requirements

Field Trip Week: 10 - 22
One 11.0 days field trip per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
Seven 1.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.


Assessment elementComments%
one 1,000-word assignment25
one 1,000-word assignment25
one 2,000-word assignment50
practical workhurdle: satisfactory participation and performance in practical work0