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A-Z study guide

Course code

BSOE505

Level

5

Credits

15.0

Estimated hours

150.0

To examine and apply foundation principles to Outdoor Education.

Learning outcomes

  • Examine and apply theories of safety management and crisis management in an Outdoor Education context.
  • Examine a range of leadership theories and analyse their influence on Outdoor Education; applying leadership to a variety of changing situations.
  • Travel in winter environments; evaluating avalanche and weather conditions to select and navigate safe routes.
  • Analyse decision making strategies and processes to develop professional practice through reflection.
  • Appraise the structure of NZ’s Outdoor Education sector.