Tompkins Cortland Community College

RECR276 - Outdoor Recreation Field Adventure


Students learn basic outdoor recreation pursuit skills in the classroom and practice those skills in an extended (week-long) experiential field experience. Basic knowledge for outdoor and adventure recreation activities that take place in the United States are covered. Depending on the trip route, students could participate in activities not limited to: backpacking, canoeing, hiking, mountain climbing, white water rafting, and primitive camping. Additional fee required. Prerequisites: ENGL 099 or prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ESL 120, 121, and 122 (or prior completion of ESL 103) if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in MATH 090 and RDNG 116 if required by placement testing; instructor permission. 3 Cr. (1 Lec., 6 Lab.). Spring semester.