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Catalog 2013-2014

Challenge Course II

  • Semester: Fall
  • Course Number: SS307
  • Instructors: Anne Morse
  • Credit: 3

Course Description

Explores the theoretical and historical bases for the educational and therapeutic use of challenge course as well as the identification and safe facilitation of a variety of challenge course elements. Students will be able to check a challenge course element for safety, provide necessary safety briefings to participants, and conduct participant rescues. Students will increase their own confidence and competence in confronting physical and interpersonal challenges, gain an enhanced appreciation of the natural world, and develop tools for helping participants improve their relationship with the natural world.