Interest in the topic of adventure has exploded in recent years; with enough money, almost any adventure is available to anyone. The widespread rise in popularity of adventure brings questions, however. What is the role of adventure in modern society? What is its value to individuals? Through lectures, written assignments, group projects, multimedia, and experiential learning, this course surveys psychological, sociological, and anthropological perspectives on these and students' own questions. Special fee.
Section Comments: Full Title: Amped Up: Social & Psychological Perspectives on Adventure Participation in one of UNH's pre-orientation programs (CONNECT, PAWS, PROVES, Marine Immersion, etc.) is a recommended experience for this course. Some weekend experience required. Open only to new freshmen in June. Continuing students who will be freshmen or sophomores in the fall may register when WEBCAT registration re-opens in mid-July.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): KIN 444C
Only listed classes in section: Freshman, Sophomore
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Social Science (Discovery), Inquiry (Discovery)