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Outdoor Education: Bushwalking - EDUH4059

Year - 2018

This Unit is designed to provide opportunities for students to gain the necessary knowledge and skills to obtain Australian wide Industry qualifications in Bushwalking. A large component of this Unit is a compulsory 3 day field trip which focuses on learning and implementing the practical skills of bushwalking. These skills include, but are not limited to; navigation in both tracked and trackless terrain, camp craft skills, river crossing and group management in wilderness settings. There will be an additional cost for the camp - approximately $50.

1x2-hr lecture/wk for 9 wks, 1 x 3 day field trip incorporating 3x2-hr tutorials

Event participation and reflection (30%), risk management report (30%), group presentation (40%)


144 credit points of units, including 90 credit points of Human Movement and Health Education Curriculum and Professional Studies units


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Wayne Cotton
HECS Band: 1
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