4.00 credits

(5.5,0,0) hrs

15 wks

This course introduces students to the natural environment of British Columbia in the context of commercial outdoor recreation. Students interpret the physical landscape and weather systems of British Columbia in a manner appropriate to wilderness guiding or other commercial outdoor recreation settings. The course includes geology, hydrology, oceanography, glaciology, and atmospheric science with a focus on interpreting weather. This course includes a field studies experience.

Prerequisites

15 credits of 100-level or higher coursework including REC 110

Course Outlines