Javascript is currently not supported, or is disabled by this browser. Please enable Javascript for full functionality.

   
    Apr 22, 2024  
2015 - 2016 Catalog of Courses 
    
2015 - 2016 Catalog of Courses [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AE 201 - Wilderness Expedition


Professional practices of extended backcountry travel. Students plan, organize, and participate in a series of four to 14-day mountain, desert and/or river wilderness trips. Topics include Leave No Trace, menu planning, meal preparation, equipment use, expedition behavior, campsite selection, expedition technology, map and compass orienteering, route finding, and weather prediction. Students must have proper clothing and equipment for extended backcountry travel.

Credits: 3

Clock Hours - (Lect-Lab): (1-4)

Prerequisites:

AE 101  (minimum grade of C+)

Permissions Required: Instructor