This unit aims to increase students understanding of geology, geomorphology, and Koori culture within the unique rock environments of Gariwerd, Mt Arapiles, Tooan and region. Students will develop the knowledge and skill to live, travel, and lead a day journey in rock environments. As well, students will develop an appreciation of the physical, mental and social demands and benefits of these activities.
Off campus field teaching in this unit may require a levy for incidental fees for accommodation, transport and camping.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Due to risk management and professional/industry requirements to demonstrate knowledge and skill within both simulated and workplace environments, graded attendance and hurdle tasks apply to laboratory work and practicums.
This unit is not compulsory for any specific course. Depending on the course you study, this unit may be taken as an elective.