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AP2409 - Canoe Paddling Fundamentals

Credits: 3

Part of a NOLS outdoor skills training experience. Students registering for this course need to register and pay for a NOLS course. The PSU cost per credit is reduced for this course. Introduces students to the skills and risk management associated with flat water and moving water canoeing. Topics may include: selection and use of equipment; paddling strokes; portaging techniques; group management relevant to canoeing in lake and river environments; movement analysis. Falls, Winterim, Springs, Summers. Prerequisite(s): approval of Adventure Education Program Coordinator.