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 2019 Section 1, Starting on: 01/18/2019

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. This course is available for both Novice through Advanced snowboarders. Snowboard classes will be grouped together based on each individual's current snowboarding ability. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Students will finish this course with the ability to: improve their respective snowboarding abilities (Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced), use current snowboard techniques, practice current risk management methods, and understand basic standards of ski 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 snowboarding class, as they relate to recreation and other uses will be discussed. Class meets on campus Jan 18th only. Brighton field sessions will be on 8 consecutive Fridays as follows (Feb 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29). Fee includes 8 full day passes. No camping. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

Date(s) Day Time Location
01/18/19 F 10:30 am -12:45 pm HPER WEST 117
Tuition: $292.00 + Special Fee: $322.00 = $614.00      

Instructor: WILLIAM NOVAK

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