OES101 Foundations of Outdoor Environmental Studies

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OES101 Foundations of Outdoor Environmental Studies


The course develops your skills, knowledge and experience to travel and participate in environmental studies in natural environments safely. The focus is on non-motorised forms of transport, e.g. bushwalking and flatwater paddling involving the application of navigation, weather and safety knowledge. Learning experiences emphasise the development of safe practice, sound judgement, care for others and the environment, preparation, your ability to learn from experience and provides the foundational theory and practice before assuming leadership roles and responsibilities in outdoor environmental education.
You will need to be aware of the physical components and location requirements of the course. If you have a disability, medical condition or any concerns that may affect your mandatory participation in the practical components of the course, you are invited to discuss your options with the course coordinator or a USC Disability Advisor.course, you are invited to discuss your options with the course coordinator.

Other information

Enrolled in Program SC110, AB101, SC347, ED112, ED312, ED315 or XU301 or UU301 or by permission of the course coordinator
Semester of offer: *
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 2
Student contribution band:
Band 2
Tuition fee:
Census date:
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Class Timetable:
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

OES101 Course Outline Semester 2, 2018 (PDF 297KB) Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.

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