Wilderness Leadership I

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WILD 340 - Wilderness Leadership I  (4 credits)

Introduction to: leadership, judgment and decision making, teaching Leave No Trace camping skills, group leadership, and wilderness travel skills.  Students will participate in a 16-day wilderness expedition during the summer term.  Eligibility for Outdoor Leadership Certification through the Wilderness Education Association is available upon the completion of Outdoor Leadership II. Offered in the Spring only. Prerequisite: WILD 240 & 320 and permission of instructor.