Snowboarding I
Academic Noncredit

For novice students who have never ridden a snowboard and want to learn. This course takes the novice through the skill of snowboarding in a variety of snow conditions. Students will learn safety, rider awareness, and slope selection. Includes study of recreation-management issues associated with snow boarding, consumerism, and safety.

This noncredit class meets with a regular University of Utah credit course.

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Class Sections For Snowboarding I (PRTS 435)

Spring 2018 Section 1, Starting on: 01/19/2018

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Students will finish this course with the ability to: improve their respective snowboard abilities (Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced), use current snowboard techniques, practice current risk management methods, and understand basic standards of winter resort management. These skills will be acquired through multiple days on the slopes, demonstrations, and discussion. Additionally, issues related to management of U.S. Forest Service administered lands, such as those used in this snowboard class, as they relate to recreation and other uses will be discussed. Class meets on campus Jan 19th only. Brighton field sessions will be on 8 consecutive Fridays as follows (Feb 2, 09, 16, 23, March 2, 09, 16, 23). Fee includes 8 full day passes. No camping. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see

Date(s) Day Time Location
01/19/18 F 10:30 am -12:45 pm LANGUAGE & COMMUNICATION BLDG 1100
Tuition: $292.00 + Special Fee: $322.00 = $614.00      



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