Outdoor Adventures I - PED 183 at Northern Virginia Community College

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PED 183 - Outdoor Adventures I
Introduces outdoor adventure activities with emphasis on basic skills, preparation, personal and group safety, equipment selection and use, ecology, and field experience. Part I of II.
Lecture 0-1 hours. Laboratory 2-4 hours. Total 2-4 hours per week.
1-2 credits

Schedule at Northern Virginia Community College

Summer 2017

Not scheduled

Fall 2017

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
24123 PED 183-030L 2
4:30 p.m.-6:20 p.m.
2017-09-06 Loudoun P
Off-Campus Location
Additional fee required
Five Week
Meets on campus Sep 6, 13, 20, 27 and Oct 4 and 11. Meets at Claude Moore Park during class time on Sep 20. Excursions: camping, kayaking, hiking. Mandatory excursion dates:Fri, Sep 15, starting at noon, and Fri, Sep 29, at noon through Sat afternoon, Sep 30, (rain date of noon Sat, Sep 30, - Sun afternoon, Oct 1 OR Fri, Oct 6- Sat, Oct 7). Fees approx $70. Students provide their own transportation and camping equipment. Contact llang@nvcc.edu with questions.

Spring 2018

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
27742 PED 183-030L 2
4:00 p.m.-5:50 p.m.
2018-01-10 Loudoun P
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Off-Campus Location
Six Week
Outdoor Adventures will meet on campus March 28, April 4, April 25and May 2. We will meet at Claude Moore park during class time on April 18. Excursions include camping, kayaking, and hiking. These mandatory excursions are scheduled for Friday, April 7, starting at noon, and Friday, April 21, at noon through Saturday afternoon, April 22, (with a rain date of noon April 28, through Saturday afternoon, April 29). Students will pay for their own campsite, food, and kayaking fees (total approximately $70), and provide their own transportation, and camping equipment. Contact Lauren Lang at llang@nvcc.edu with any questions.
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