Outdoor Activities I
This course is part of the following part-time on campus and/or online program(s):
With the focus of promoting optimal social, emotional and physical development, child and youth care practitioners plan and implement outdoor recreational and therapeutic activities as a means to achieve goals and encourage values related to healthy lifestyles and development. Students plan and participate in an active camping trip. Through this trip experience, students develop knowledge and skills in basic camping tasks, outdoor therapeutic programming, team work and safety procedures. Demonstrations and skill practice sessions are aimed at exposing students to new activities, and ensuring their comfort in participating and leading youth in summer outdoor adventures.
All sections for this course are in progress.