Oct 18, 2018  
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019

ADAC 156 - Land Navigation (P-1)


1 hour

The use of map and compass is one of the most fundamental of outdoor skills. This class is designed to provide information and practical experience that students will use in their roles as outdoor educators and adventure leaders. Topics include map symbols, Universal Transverse Mercator Coordinate System, latitude and longitude, map scales, declination, resection and map and field bearings, and curriculum development. Students will participate in several map and compass practica as well as a multiday cross country experience.  An extended off-campus field experience of up to four days may be required. Lab Fee: 5 ($60).
Prerequisite(s): PEAC 125 .
FALL, even years