Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Students undertake a negotiated program to extend their outdoor education preparation. The emphasis is on evaluation of students' learning and their readiness for leading and teaching in the outdoors. Applied Learning Experience of 6 days duration may include advanced skill development, work placement and peer teaching.

SchoolSchool of Education

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorKathleen Pleasants

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules


Co-requisites OED3TPD

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Articulate an experience profile according to individual goals

Lectures, field work

02. Practice cautious self-appraisal of outdoor education experience and expertise

Lectures, field work

03. Articulate and increase your applied understanding of safety

Lectures, field work

04. Gain experience in a workplace or workplaces, including finding a position and agreeing on duties and responsibilities

Lectures, field work

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2018, Semester 2, Day


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorKathleen Pleasants

Class requirements

Practical Week: 31 - 43
One 6.0 days practical per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.


Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Personal action plan (equivalent 1,750 words)Ungraded pass/fail. Satisfactory completion of applied learning experience evaluation and satisfactory completion of applied learning experience(s) (compulsory hurdle)50 01, 02
Presentation (equivalent 2000 -words)50 03, 04
Applied Learning ExperienceHurdle 01, 02, 03, 04