Kinesiology - Fitness 314.1

FITN 314.1 Backpacking for Fitness I

Course Description

Designed to increase fitness and strength, this course will introduce students to many aspects of backpacking. Upon successful completion of this course students will, at a beginning level, be able to identify necessary backpacking equipment and supplies, develop a trip plan, investigate and avoid potential safety risks, and complete a safe overnight backpacking excursion. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (E2).

Units: .5 - 2

Degree Credit

  • Homework hours/semester: -4-
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-96
  • TBA hours/semester: 4-
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Recommended: None

Transfer Credit: UC