Outdoor Education (5560)

Outdoor Education (5560)

430 SR HONORS PROJ: OUTDOOR EDUC 1-6 credits
(May be repeated for a total of six credits) Prerequisites: senior standing in Honors Program and permission of student's preceptor. Carefully defined individual study demonstrating originality and sustained inquiry.
450 APPL OUTDOOR ED TO SCH CURRIC 4 credits
Provides knowledge, skills and techniques useful in application of outdoor education to school curriculum.
452 RESRC & RESRC MGT TCH OUTDR ED 4 credits
Methodologies unique to outdoor education which incorporate a multisensory approach to learning. Instructional materials and resources which permit expansion of curriculum beyond the school building.
454 RESIDENT OUTDOOR EDUCATION 2 credits
Skills, program considerations, and organizational techniques unique to an extended, overnight, resident outdoor education program. Off-campus location for four days and three nights.
456 OUTDOOR PURSUITS 4 credits
Investigation and participation in practical experiences in outdoor pursuits.
460 OUTDOOR EDUCATION PRACTICUM 2 credits
Prerequisites: 452, 454. Closely supervised practical experience in conjunction with regularly scheduled classroom meetings. Laboratory experience consists of active participation with an established outdoor education program.
464 WLDRNSS EDUC ASSC OUTDR LDRSHP 3 credits
This is the Wilderness Education Association Standard Program for Outdoor Leadership Certification.
497 INDEPENDENT STUDY 1-3 credits
Prerequisites: permission of adviser and supervisor of independent study. Provides varied opportunities for a student to gain first-hand knowledge and experience with existing outdoor education programs.

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