2022-2023 Yavapai College Catalog 
    Oct 03, 2023  
2022-2023 Yavapai College Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

REC 140 - Aboriginal Living Skills

Description: Introduction to Southwestern primitive skills. Creating fire with sticks, making and using basic stone tools, building primitive shelters, using plant fibers for rope and other utilitarian utensils.

Credits: 2
Lecture: 1
Lab: 2

Course Content:
  1. Southwestern primitive living skills
  2. Cultural ownership
  3. Core skills for survival around the globe

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify and use flora for survival. (1,3)
  2. Perform basic skills used by indigenous people. (1)
  3. Identify priorities and roles as they relate to cultural ownership. (2)
  4. Perform "leave no trace" wilderness camping techniques as components of primitive survival skills. (3)