Unit

School Of Health Sciences

Outdoor RecreationWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 400808.5

Discipline: SPORT AND RECREATION NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 1

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Nicki Taylor


Equivalent Units
100666 - Outdoor Recreation 1, 700063 - Outdoor Recreation (WSTC), 102206 - Experience based Outdoor Education

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled in 4549 Bachelor of Health Science (Personal Development, Health and Physical Education), 4659 Bachelor of Health Science (Personal Development, Health and Physical Education), 4742 Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education)-Pathway to Teaching (Secondary), 4747 Bachelor of Health Science (HPE), 4741 Bachelor of Sport Development or 6001 Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education).


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  Nicki Taylor  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  Nicki Taylor  Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
Students will learn about the variety of outdoor recreation and educational pursuits available to individuals, in school or community settings. Through active participation and guided instruction, students will also learn how to supervise specific forms of outdoor recreation and education in activities such as hiking, canoeing and camping. Learning content will reinforce the rationale for the development, administration and delivery of school-based and community outdoor recreation and education programs within Australia.

Special Requirements - Essential Equipment
Suitable footwear and appropriate clothing must be worn during the bushwalk and overnight camp.


Courses
4656.3Bachelor of Health ScienceCURRENT
4659.4Bachelor of Health Science (Personal Development, Health and Physical Education)CONTINUING
4741.2Bachelor of Sport DevelopmentCURRENT
4742.1Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education)-Pathway to Teaching (Secondary)CURRENT
4747.2Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education)CURRENT
6000.2Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health ScienceCURRENT
6001.1Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education)CONTINUING
6001.2Diploma in Health Science/Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Physical Education)CURRENT


Specialisations

MT4001.1Health PromotionCURRENT
MT4004.1Recreational TherapyCURRENT
SM4005.1Leisure for Diverse GroupsCURRENT
SM4007.1Physical Activity and HealthCURRENT




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