Backpacking (Outdoor Ed) - Fall 2020

PE 1613 - Primitive Camping and Survival Skills

Learn what you can do should you become lost or stranded in the backcountry. This course covers general backcountry safety, seven principles of survival, shelters, signaling, water and food procurement, navigation, and fire starting, as well as nature observation skills and local natural history.

1 CR S/U NoAud 09/19/2020 - 10/24/2020
8921 LEC 001
S
09:00AM - 12:00PM
BTLB01
Leeming, C. (csl45)
Drop Deadline: September 4th; Course Fee: $290 The first class meeting will be held on campus in Bartels Hall, room B01. For more Information go to: https://scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses/fall-pe-courses/hiking/Nature-Obs...
1 CR S/U NoAud 09/19/2020 - 10/24/2020
9022 LEC 002
S
09:00AM - 12:00PM
BTLB01
Leeming, C. (csl45)
Drop Deadline: September 4th; Course Fee: $290 The first class meeting will be held on campus in Bartels Hall, room B01. For more Information go to: https://scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses/fall-pe-courses/hiking/Nature-Obs...

PE 1615 - Introduction to Circus Arts

The circus arts are an exciting hybrid of art and sport. In this class you'll dive deep into the basics of a multitude of circus disciplines, including aerial apparatus (aerial fabric, lyra, and trapeze) partner acrobatics, handstands, juggling, and tight wire. The circus arts have been proven to increase brain matter, develop executive function, improve physical fitness, build strength, and create community. No experience is necessary to participate, and all skills can be modified for different levels of fitness.

1 CR S/U NoAud 09/18/2020 - 11/20/2020
9025 LEC 001
F
09:00AM - 10:15AM
BTLB01
Leeming, C. (csl45)
Deadlines: Last day to drop: September 4th; Course fee: $315. The first class will meet briefly on campus in Bartels Hall, room B01 then head to Circus Culture, located in downtown Ithaca, NY. Other classes will first meet at Bartels Hall and then travel to Circus Culture. Transportation is provided to classes off campus. For more information: https://scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses/fall-pe-courses/circus/intro-to-c...
1 CR S/U NoAud 09/18/2020 - 11/20/2020
9049 LEC 002
F
10:30AM - 11:45AM
BTLB01
Leeming, C. (csl45)
Deadlines: Last day to drop: September 4th; Course fee: $315. The first class will meet briefly on campus in Bartels Hall, room B01 then head to Circus Culture, located in downtown Ithaca, NY. Other classes will first meet at Bartels Hall and then travel to Circus Culture. Transportation is provided to classes off campus. For more information: https://scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses/fall-pe-courses/circus/intro-to-c...
1 CR S/U NoAud 09/18/2020 - 11/20/2020
9050 LEC 003
F
12:00PM - 01:15PM
BTLB01
Leeming, C. (csl45)
Deadlines: Last day to drop: September 4th; Course fee: $315. The first class will meet briefly on campus in Bartels Hall, room B01 then head to Circus Culture, located in downtown Ithaca, NY. Other classes will first meet at Bartels Hall and then travel to Circus Culture. Transportation is provided to classes off campus. For more information: https://scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses/fall-pe-courses/circus/intro-to-c...

PE 1622 - Day Hiking: Self-Guided

Interested in getting PE credit for hiking, but on your own schedule? This fully independent section of day hiking will meet twice online to discuss the basics of hiking and outdoors safety practices, then subsequently participants will run independently and will log their activity. Those who have logged at least 15 hours total by the end of the semester will receive a PE credit. Anyone may participate, even if you are not in Ithaca, although those in Ithaca will benefit from weekly suggested routes, advice, and video tours of our favorite local hiking areas.

1 CR Sat/Unsat See sections for start dates.
19386 LEC 001
F
12:00PM - 01:00PM
Online
09/25/2020 - 10/02/2020
R
12:00PM - 01:00PM
Online
11/19/2020 - 11/19/2020
Drop Deadline: Sept 4th. Interested in getting PE credit for hiking, but on your own schedule? This fully independent section of day hiking will meet twice online to discuss the basics of hiking and outdoors safety practices, then subsequently participants will hike independently and will log their activity. Those who have logged at least 15 hours total by the end of the semester will receive a PE credit. Anyone may participate, even if you are not in Ithaca, although those in Ithaca will benefit from weekly suggested routes, advice, and video tours of our favorite local hiking areas.

PE 1623 - Geocaching: Self-Guided

It the world's biggest treasure hunt! Through two online 1-hour classes students will be exposed to the wonder of Geocaching. Online classes will provide students with the information and skills to conduct their own geocaching experiences. Students will use an online tracking system to submit their hikes to the class Instructor for credit for the class.

1 CR Sat/Unsat See sections for start dates.
19368 LEC 001
F
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Online
09/18/2020 - 09/25/2020
Leeming, C. (csl45)
M
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Online
11/23/2020 - 11/23/2020
Leeming, C. (csl45)
Drop deadline: September 4th. It the world's biggest treasure hunt! Through two online 1 hour classes students will be exposed to the wonder of Geocaching. Online classes will provide students with the information and skills to conduct their own geocaching experiences. Students will use an online tracking system to submit their hikes to the class Instructor for credit for the class. For more information, please visit, https://scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses.

PE 1624 - Trail Running: Self-Guided

Interested in getting PE credit for trail running, but on your own schedule? This fully independent section of Trail Running will meet twice online to discuss the basics of trail running, then subsequently participants will run independently and will log their activity. Those who have logged at least 15 hours total by the end of the semester will receive a PE credit. Anyone may participate, even if you are not in Ithaca, although those in Ithaca will benefit from weekly suggested routes, advice, and video tours of our favorite local running areas.

1 CR Sat/Unsat See sections for start dates.
19369 LEC 001
W
07:00PM - 08:30PM
Online
09/09/2020 - 09/09/2020
Holton, M. (mh45)
F
05:00PM - 06:00PM
Online
09/11/2020 - 09/11/2020
Holton, M. (mh45)
T
05:00PM - 06:00PM
Online
11/24/2020 - 11/24/2020
Holton, M. (mh45)
Drop Deadline: September 4th. Interested in getting PE credit for trail running, but on your own schedule? This fully independent section of Trail Running will meet twice online to discuss the basics of trail running, then subsequently participants will run independently and will log their activity. Those who have logged at least 15 hours total by the end of the semester will receive a PE credit. Anyone may participate, even if you are not in Ithaca, although those in Ithaca will benefit from weekly suggested routes, advice, and video tours of our favorite local running areas. For more information about this course please visit, https://scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses.