SAFETY IN OUTDOOR ENVIRONMENTS
Credit points: 15
Students further develop outdoor leadership competence and gain experience in small group leadership in outdoor/environmental education. Knowledge of safety/risk management, trip planning, remote area first aid, stress/burnout, social psychology, disability issues, legal liability, certification and professional ethics is developed.
Subject Co-ordinatorMarcus Morse
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG
Available as ElectiveYes
Learning ActivitiesLectures, practical work
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
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
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMarcus Morse
Field TripWeek: 10 - 22
Three 1.00 d 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.
LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
SeminarWeek: 20 - 20
Four 8.00 h seminar per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 20 to week 20 and delivered via face-to-face.
Remote Area First Aid
One 1-hour exam (1000 word equivalence)
|Other written exam||Individual||No||20||SILO1, SILO2|
One 2,000 word safety plan Hurdle requirement: satisfactory participation and performance in practical work
One 800-word reflective essay