KIN 884 (1SY) - Historical Foundations of Outdoor Experiential Education

History of Outdoor Education

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Kinesiology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 16765
Reviews the historical, conceptual, and political foundations of major 20th century educational reform initiative. It focuses in particular on the educational philosophy of John Dewey, the social reforms advanced by German educator Kurt Hahn(founder of Outward Bound), humanistic 'encounter' programs of the 1960s and 1970s, and scholarship on contemporary reforms. Class follows a seminar format; students complete independent presentations and a comprehensive final exam.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated up to 4 times.
Attributes: Scheduled meeting time, Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Nicholas Magle-Haberek

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 R 6:30pm - 9:15pm ONLINE