OUT 540 (04) - Top Rope Rock Climbing

Top Rope Rock Climbing

Durham   Health & Human Services :: Outdoor Education
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   13  
CRN: 14223
Special Fees: $150.00
Provides students with an understanding of the equipment, techniques, and procedures necessary for the setup and management top rope rock climbing and rappelling sites, including advanced rescue skills. Students also develop basic climbing movement techniques and skills, an understanding of the pedagogical techniques used in climbing, and the requisite knowledge/skill development to conduct safe top rope experiences in multiple settings. The format of this course is a combination of demonstration/lecture and "hands-on" learning with the emphasis upon student interaction and practical skill development.
Equivalent(s): KIN 540
Instructors: Nathan Fitch

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 W 12:10pm - 6:00pm NHH 120
Additional Course Details: 

This goes outside on real rock at local climbing sites