Program Calendar (2017/18)
ATBO-201 - Advanced Natural Interpretation and Environmental Education
|ATBO-201||Advanced Natural Interpretation and Environmental Education||3 - credits||$318.06|
Advanced natural interpretation and Environmental Education builds on the knowledge and skills gained in ATBO 107. In this course, students continue their exploration of the natural history of BC, flora and fauna, species identification, and ecosystem relationships in greater depth, within the context of the Adventure Tourism Industry. Students also learn how to plan interpretive programs for a variety of audiences. A variety of methodological tools for educating about the environment are also gained. Knowledge and skills gained from this course are applied through the creation and delivery of an interpretive program. Students come away from this course with a toolkit full of activities, ideas, games and resources they can use to implement interpretive programs in a wide-variety of settings and environmental education. This course includes The Apprentice Interpreter certification course with The Interpretive Guide’s Alliance.
Prerequisites: ATBO 107 or equivalent
Delivery Method: On-Campus
Credits: 3 | Length: 45 hours | Course Outline for ATBO-201
ATBO-201 Advanced Natural Interpretation and Environmental Education can be found in the following programs: