FIELD EXPERIENCE A

OED1AFE

2020

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students develop the knowledge and skills required for safe exploration of outdoor environments. Theory and practical work encourages the development of safe practice, reasonable judgement, understanding of self, care for others and the environment, sound preparation, and the ability to learn from experience.

SchoolEducation

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorDaniel Hurrell

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesOED1AOL

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Rockclimbing: Getting Started

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorTempest, G.

Year1996

Edition/VolumeN/A

PublisherMELBOURNE: PENFOLK PUBLISHING.

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Path of the Paddle

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorMason, B.

Year1995

Edition/VolumeRev Ed

PublisherLEICESTER: CORDEE

ISBNN/A

Chapter/article titleN/A

Chapter/issueN/A

URLN/A

Other descriptionN/A

Source locationN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

DISCIPLINE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Develop an understanding of safety concepts specific to paddle touring in open water environments and foundational skills for paddle touring in open water.
02. Develop understanding of safety concepts specific to exploring rock environments and demonstrate understanding of 'place' within the context of outdoor and environmental education.
03. Develop strategies to be able to reflect on practical learning experiences and relate this foundational knowledge to theory.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2020, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDaniel Hurrell

Class requirements

Field Trip Week: 13 - 22
One 7.50 d field trip per study period on any day including weekend from week 13 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"1 x 3 day canoe trip1 x 4.5 day rock trip"

Lecture Week: 13 - 22
Eight 1.00 h lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 13 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Tutorial Week: 14 - 22
Four 1.00 h tutorial per study period on weekdays during the day from week 14 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"4 practical tutorials"

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Exam 1000 words equivalenceN/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2
One 2,500-word assignment Hurdle: satisfactory participation and performance in practical workN/AN/AN/AYes60 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3