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2016 Summer Classes

ODS Outdoor Studies

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
52515 J01 Kevin Krein
ARR
5/16 - 8/6

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $819 (additional charges may apply)

 
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2016 Fall Classes

ODS Outdoor Studies

Introduces skills and equipment required for overnight backpacking trips in SE Alaska in non-winter seasons. Covers selection of personal, group, and safety equipment, and introduces contingency plan concepts. Includes strategies for backcountry cooking. Overnight outings are a required component of the course. Students must be in excellent physical condition.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
73150 J01 Bjorn Dihle
UAS Rec Center 115
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
10/4 - 10/16
FIELD OVERNIGHT
Sun, Sat
8:00a - 11:00p
10/8 - 10/9
FIELD OVERNIGHT
Sun, Fri, Sat
8:00a - 11:00p
10/14 - 10/16

Prerequisite: Acceptance to ODS certificate program or permission.

Stacked with PE S114-J01. Field requirement: Overnight outings are a required component of this course.

Tuition and fees: $604 (additional charges may apply)

Introduces the basics of rock climbing in both indoor and outdoor settings. Covers risk assessment, hazard evaluation, equipment, climbing techniques, knots, belaying, rappelling, and top rope anchor setup. Students must be in good physical condition.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
73151 J01 Forest Wagner
UAS Rec Center 104
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
9/6 - 9/19
UAS Rec Center 115
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
9/6 - 9/19
FIELD DAY
Sun, Sat
8:00a - 8:00p
9/10 - 9/11
FIELD OVERNIGHT
Monday
8:00a - 11:00p
9/16 - 9/19

Prerequisite: Acceptance to ODS certificate program or permission.

Stacked with PE S116-J01. Field requirement: Overnight outings are a required component of this course. Students must have a clean criminal record and current US passport for travel into Canada. This class involves ferry travel.

Tuition and fees: $759 (additional charges may apply)

This 80-hour curriculum is recognized internationally as the premier medical training and industry standard for outdoor enthusiasts and professionals alike. Offering comprehensive hands-on learning and a utilitarian patient assessment system, the WFR prepares students for responding to medical emergencies in the backcountry.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78865 J02 Stephen Lanwermeyer
UAS Rec Center 116
Monday
5:30p - 8:30p
9/26 - 12/12

Prerequisite: Acceptance to ODS certificate program.

In addition to registering, students will need to register for the course through the National Outdoor Leadership School’s Wilderness Medicine Institute at https://www.nols.edu/portal/wmi/courses/wfr/.

Tuition and fees: $100 (additional charges may apply)

Fundamentals of sea kayaking in Alaska. Introduces commonly used equipment and techniques, and the challenges and hazards found in the activity. Instruction in selecting equipment, trip planning, boat handling, paddling, sea strokes, and rolling and bracing. Emphasizes risk assessment and safety skills. Requires excellent physical condition, backcountry camping skills, and participation in an overnight outing.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
73152 J01 Bjorn Dihle
UAS Rec Center 115
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
9/20 - 10/2
FIELD DAY
Sun, Sat
8:00a - 8:00p
9/24 - 9/25
FIELD OVERNIGHT
Sun, Fri, Sat
8:00a - 11:00p
9/30 - 10/2

Prerequisite: Acceptance to ODS certificate program or permission.

Stacked with PE S133-J01. Field requirement: Day and overnight outings are a required component of this course.

Tuition and fees: $789 (additional charges may apply)

ODS 205
2 CR
Covers topics relating to extended backcountry trips and navigation by map and compass. Students acquire skills necessary to plan and carry out multi-day backpacking trips, and learn to use common maps to plan routes through unknown terrain. Student must be in good physical condition. Outings are a required course component.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
73153 J01 Forest Wagner
UAS Rec Center 115
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
11/1 - 11/13
FIELD DAY
Sun, Sat
8:00a - 8:00p
11/5 - 11/6
FIELD OVERNIGHT
Sun, Fri, Sat
8:00a - 11:00p
11/11 - 11/13

Prerequisite: Acceptance to ODS certificate program or permission.

Stacked with PE S205-J01. Field requirement: Day and overnight outings are a required component of this course. Lab fee includes a Silva Ranger Compass.

Tuition and fees: $734 (additional charges may apply)

A study of theories of interaction, information sharing, decision making, team building, and problem solving processes. Theoretical discussions are supplemented by analysis of risk management issues within the outdoor industry, guest lectures, and relevant readings. Designed as a theoretical and practical foundation for developing a personal and professional leadership style.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
73154 J01 Forest Wagner
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
8/31 - 8/31
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
2:00p - 8:00p
9/7 - 9/7
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
9/14 - 9/14
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
2:00p - 8:00p
9/21 - 9/21
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
9/28 - 9/28
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
2:00p - 8:00p
10/12 - 10/12
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
10/19 - 10/19
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
2:00p - 8:00p
10/26 - 10/26
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
11/2 - 11/2
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
2:00p - 8:00p
11/9 - 11/9
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
5:30p - 8:30p
11/16 - 11/16
UAS Rec Center 115
Wednesday
2:00p - 8:00p
11/30 - 11/30

Prerequisite: Admission to ODS certificate program or permission.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $946 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
79051 J01 Forest Wagner
ARR
8/29 - 12/17

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $864 (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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