Oct 22, 2021  
University of Alberta Calendar 2020-2021 
University of Alberta Calendar 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AUPED 185 - Introduction to Ski Touring

★ 3 (fi 6) (either term, 3-0-0) Course includes a 1 week expedition. Opportunity for self-awareness and leadership development through outdoor tripping and small-group living. The students will learn skills associated with ski touring, traveling in avalanche terrain, telemark skiing, and Leave No Trace camping. Students will have an opportunity to obtain Canadian Avalanche Association Avalanche Safety Training level one certification. Prerequisites: One of AUPED 184, 283, 284 or 286 and successful completion of a ski competency test. Notes: A student must demonstrate basic competency in skiing (downhill or cross-country). The course requires participation in field trips. A student must furnish their own outdoor clothing and sleeping bag. Credit can be received for only one of AUPED 185 and AUPED 285. Requires payment of additional instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section in the Calendar.