Oct 07, 2022  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

HPW 322 - Leadership in Adventure Programming

Lecture Hours: 0
Lab Hours: 1
Credit Hours: 0.5

Leadership in Adventure Programming is designed to develop cadets’ leadership skills in the outdoor adventure setting. Cadets will be exposed to outdoor leadership theories, and learn how to apply them in a practical setting. An examination of basic learning styles, with an emphasis on how to adapt leadership styles in order to facilitate group success will be covered. Topics include: Functions of Outdoor Leadership, Conditional Outdoor Leadership Theory (COLT), Kolb’s Experiential Learning Cycle, Program Planning, Sequencing, Facilitation and Debriefing Skills, Group Formation Theory and Risk Management. Note: All required HPW courses must be completed prior to taking electives. Prerequisite(s): HPW 102 , HPW 105 , HPW 200 /HPW 201 , HPW 205