OER-1162 Coastal Kayaking

1 credit

Prerequisite: None.

This course is designed as an introduction to recreational kayak touring. Course content will include physical preparation, equipment requirements, paddling and self-rescue skills, and minimum-impact techniques. It will focus primarily on the experience of lake touring and will include some exposure to technical skill development. Students will practice skills in the college pool and partake in an off-campus field trip.