Outdoor and Adventurous Activities

Department of Sport Pedagogy, School of Sport & Exercise Sciences

College of Life and Environmental Sciences


Code 23859

Level of study First Year

Credit value 20

Semester 1

Module description

The module introduces students to the theoretical underpinnings of working with young people as individuals and as part of a group in an outdoor adventurous activities context. Students through their residential experience will be introduced to the knowledge and skills that will enable them to analyse and evaluate the role of outdoor and adventurous activities as a medium for personal development and group management.

Teaching and learning methods

Large group lectures, small group problem-solving activities