Course

  • AUPED 281 Explorations of the Canadian North
  • AUIDS 286 Selected Topics in Place-Based Learning

Students accepted into AUPED 281 must also register for AUIDS 286

In this course, students have the opportunity to develop self-awareness, enhance personal and group leadership skills, and study group dynamics. This course includes a 2½ week excursion to a homestead in the Northwest Territories where participants learn skills associated with advanced arctic survival, dog-sledding, and wilderness navigation. Students also study narratives of the North and are expected to develop their own narrative of their experience.