Outdoor and ‘Adventurous’ Activities

Programmes

  • BSc Sport, Physical Education and Coaching Science

Level

Year One

20 Credits

This module provides you with the experience, knowledge and skills to ana-lyse and evaluate the role of outdoor and adventurous activities as a medium for personal development and group management of young people. You will gain an insight into the nature of outdoor learning, both from a theoretical, as well as a practical perspective as theory-based learning is applied through participation in an outdoor education trip to the University’s Outdoor Educa-tion Centre in the Lake district.

Delivery

Lectures, seminars, outdoor education residential

Assessment

Group work, presentations, reflective portfolios