Warren Wilson College Catalog 07-08

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PED 128 Outdoor Recreational Activities: Orienteering 1cr+

Basic introduction to the use of map and compass for field work and personal recreation. Through class discussion, field trips, and a class project, students will develop the following orienteering skills: parts of a compass, reading a compass, features of a map, reading a map, following a bearing, using map and compass together, triangulation and its uses, and safety concerns for off-trail travel. Fee charged.