Bachelor's Programme in Physical Education and Sports
Language of instruction
On successful completion of the course, the student will have:
theoretical knowledge about the tradition of Norwegian outdoor activities and its development
knowledge about the Norwegian cultural inheritance
knowledge about the purpose and be conscious of the responsibility when outdoor activity is a part of teaching, health, development and experiences for different target audiences
Outdoor activities history in Norway
Children and nature
The environment in a cultural - historical perspective.
The environment's unique character and tolerance level.
The development of society, people's lifestyles and relationship to the environment.
Nature as an arena for health and recreation.
Outdoor activities and public health
The natural environment as a resource for tourism / business development.
Teaching will mainly be given at the UoA campus, and will be followed by field trips. There may possibly be short excursions.
Please refer to Canvas for the current course brochure and schedule for teaching.
The student's work load is estimated to 270 hours.
Compulsory attendance requirements for excursions.
Please refer to Canvas for more information.
Assessment methods and criteria
A graded 4-hour written individual exam.
The study programme manager, in consultation with the student representative, decides the method of evaluation and whether the courses will have a midterm- or end of term evaluation, see also the Quality System, section 4.1. Information about evaluation method for the course will be posted on Canvas.