oed4oex outdoor education exp



Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students are provided with a review and development of outdoor education skills and knowledge. Students participate in 10-days of outdoor education field trips which may include activities such as: bushwalking and navigation, lightweight camping, rockclimbing, paddling and environmental interpretation. Students learn safe practice for personal involvement and for working with groups in the outdoors. Students are assessed via participation in field trips and written assignments involving reflection on and planning for outdoor education experiences.

SchoolSchool of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAndrew Brookes

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsNo

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Co-requisites OED4OEC

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Learning resources


Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsBushwalking And Ski Touring LeadershipPrescribedBushwalking And Mountain Training Advisory Board. (2000)CARLTON, BMTAB
ReadingsManaging Risks In Outdoor ActivitiesRecommendedHaddock, C. (1993)WELLINGTON, NZ: NEW ZEALAND MOUNTAIN SAFETY COUNCIL
ReadingsRockclimbing: Getting StartedRecommendedTempest, G. & Hampton, M. (1996)MELBOURNE PENFOLK

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