OUT 547 (01) - Lead Rock Climbing

Lead Rock Climbing

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Outdoor Education
Credits: 3.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Half Term I (08/30/2021 - 10/15/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 14340
Special Fees: $300.00
Advanced climbing course designed to provide students with a structured environment to transition from top rope rock climbing or sport climbing to multi-pitch traditional lead climbing. Focuses on the development of the technical skills and judgment associated with leading in a multi-pitch environment. Specific topics include use of artificial protection, belay anchor construction, multi-pitch rappelling, knots, rope/belay station management, climbing technique, and multi-pitch leading considerations. Prereq: OUT 540 or instructor permission. Special fee. Lab.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Equivalent(s): KIN 547
Instructors: Nathan Fitch

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 10/15/2021 F 12:10pm - 6:00pm NHH GYM
8/30/2021 10/15/2021 Hours Arranged OFFCMP TBA