unisa logo
books-library-folders

Area/Catalogue
HLTH 3051

graduate-cap

Course Level
Undergraduate

globe-earth-geography

Offered Externally
No

diploma-certificate-graduate-degree

Course ID
152920

pie-chart-graph

Unit Value
4.5

compass

University-wide elective course
No

calendar-2
Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 4)

Course aim

The aim of the course is for students to develop and demonstrate advanced skills and knowledge required for professional outdoor leadership in a terrestrial environment.

Course content

Outdoor Leadership in terrestrial environments, including instruction, outdoor activity skills, planning, organization, management evaluation, risk management, critical evaluation of practice.

Textbook(s)

Froude, C & Polley S 2011, Outdoor Education: Foundations for Secondary and Tertiary Education, 2nd edn., Impact, Perth, WA

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
HLTH 2024 Foundations of Outdoor Leadership

Students must also have an experience log of a minimum of 10 days lightweight overnight bushwalking experience gained through coursework or external experience.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST (INTENSIVE)
Seminar 4 hours x 2 weeks
Workshop 8 days x -
Field Placement 4 days x -

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST (INTENSIVE)
Portfolio 1500 words 30% -
Assignment 1500 words 30% -
Practical examination - 20% 8 hours
Report 750 words 20% -

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
How to determine your Commonwealth Supported course fee. (Opens new window)

Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
How to determine the relevant non award tuition fee. (Opens new window)

Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

Checking your eligibility