Minor Requirements

Academic Minor in Outdoor Education

2013-2014 Catalog

200 Level Content
OED 221 Group Process & Leadership 4
OED 261 Environmental Education Curriculum review 4
OED 276 Foundations & Principles of Outdoor Education 4
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300 Level Content
OED 328 Wilderness Writers & Philosophers 4

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Plus completion of Wellness Curriculum Level 2 or greater in 2 land skills, and 2 water skills
O
Land skills: Backpacking, Wilderness navigation, Earth Skills, or Rock Climbing
Water skills: Canoeing, Coastal Kayaking, or River Kayaking
O
Or: the completion of a course of 25-35 days with Outward Bound or the National Outdoor Leadership School
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Or: Completion of OED 446, Wilderness Instructor Training
O
Total for the skills component: 4
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Credits Required for an Outdoor Education Minor 16-20 credits