Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Verticle Caving
R110 | 22676 | D. Calvin


CLASS TIME:  August 31 & September 7, 6:00-10:00 PM in the IMU
Hoosier Room (Attendance at class is required to attend travel dates)

TRAVEL DATES:  September 10-11, 2005

INSTRUCTOR:  David Calvin

LOCATION:  Area pit caves in Indiana

DESCRIPTION:  This course is designed to introduce the student to
the basic skills required in vertical caving.  R110 Vertical Caving
is a highly experiential course where the participant must engage in
the use of ascenders, rappelling technique, caving commands and new
skill demonstration.

BOOKS:  Course packet to be distributed first day of class

ASSIGNMENTS:  Readings and reflective paper.

EVALUATION:  30% skill demonstration, 20% expedition behavior, 30%
written examination, 20% three page paper.

ADDITIONAL FEE:	The additional fee for the class is $160, which
includes transportation, food, caving gear and group camping
equipment.