Adventure Ecotourism

Adventure Ecotourism - NRT233
Credits:
3
Substitutes:
This introductory course provides students with an overview of the variety and scope of adventure ecotourism opportunities in Canada. Students will be given the chance to research the local natural and human history of the Algoma region, and apply their knowledge when conducting day-long guided adventure ecotours in the field. Logistical and safety issues will be experienced and considered in the design of these educational tours. This course directly ties into other courses such as Adventure Recreation one and two as students will be using techniques learned in those classes and will be responsible for designing and executing the full scope of their Adventure Ecotour.