INT D 282 - Introduction to Mountain Backcountry Field Skills, Canadian Rockies/Columbias

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation

Held in a remote backcountry setting at the Alpine Club of Canada's annual summer mountaineering camp, this field course is an introduction to theoretical, technical, and personal leadership skills used in basic mountain backcountry field operations for scientific research, outdoor recreation, tourism, and/or educational purposes. Students are responsible for their own personal gear (equipment is available to rent through MEC and the UofA Student Outdoors Club). Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar. Prerequisite: Consent from the Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation. Note: Credit will be granted for only one of PAC 184 or INT D 282