Learning in nature: exploring outdoor education

The course is based in an outdoor training center in a rural setting and offers an immersive and experiential program. This course provides an introduction to Outdoor Education theory and methodology, as well as some practical tools, personal and professional insights, and the opportunity to share and network with like-minded colleagues.

Goals:

  • Know the fundamental aspect of theory and method of outdoor education.

  • Understand how to integrate outdoor activities and processes in your own professional practice.

  • Understand how use outdoor learning for soft skills development.

  • Be able to plan and project outdoor leaning programs.

  • Raise awareness about your personal relation with nature and education in nature.

  • Gain tools and strategies for provide outdoor activities and reflection.