1.The student will demonstrate an understanding of the philosophical and historical foundations of adventure education. 2.The student will demonstrate the ability to design, lead, and evaluate educational experiences for various audiences utilizing adventure activities. 3.The student will demonstrate competency in a variety of adventure skills and will be able to instruct and lead others in these activities. 4.The student will demonstrate an understanding of group dynamics and leadership styles in an adventure context. 5.The student will understand the principles of risk and risk management in adventure education. The student will have the knowledge and skills to respond to unexpected events.