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Mountains 101­­ is a broad and integrated overview of the mountain world. This 12-lesson course covers an interdisciplinary field of study focusing on the physical, biological, and human dimensions of mountain places in Alberta, Canada, and around the world. Specifically, we'll study the geological origins of mountains, how they’re built-up and worn-down over time; we’ll learn about their importance for biodiversity and water cycles, globally and locally; we’ll explore their cultural significance to societies around the globe, and how that relationship has evolved over time; and we’ll learn how mountains are used, how they’re protected, and how today they’re experiencing rapid change in a warming climate. At the end of each lesson, Mountains 101 will also provide learners with some smart tricks -- Tech Tips -- to safely enjoy time in the high alpine environment: from how to pick the best footwear for hiking to making smart decisions in avalanche terrain. We’ll be delivering your online lessons from valley bottoms to mountaintops, from museums and labs, to alpine huts and other spectacular alpine sites, and we’ll do so with the help of a whole host of experts. We invite you to join us for this online adventure! The mountains are calling......

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LB
4 mai 2021

Entertaining and interesting subject. This course gives us a perfect overview of mountains' importance on our environment and their value to our lives as a human. Thank you for this incredible course.

SK
22 déc. 2017

So interesting! So well made, every lesson is thought out the interactive mountain map was a joy to complete each time! Incredibly thoughtful and sensitive to every aspect that touches the mountains.

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par Gabriel t

21 mars 2017

Great Course! had a blast listening to the interesting and interactive lectures. The quiz at the end provided a good way to recap the knowledge gained. Good work

par Ken N M

16 déc. 2020

Amazing and full-on guide unto how to appreciate and protect mountains. Kudos to the creators and educators who have collaborated to make such an amazing course!

par RADHA K S

16 juil. 2020

Intricate knowledge on mountains and and the adaptations of the various species. This is an extraordinary course. Thanks to the Instructors and course designers

par Stephanie S

7 mai 2020

Thank you so much, the course was great. I learnt a lot amount mountain safety, weather, and how to better appreciate the mountains that I call home and cherish.

par Paul S

22 déc. 2020

Awesome course. Exquisitely produced, the course instructors are excellent with a wide range of guest experts. Would strongly recommend this course to anyone.

par Lisa A

9 avr. 2020

Very interesting, wide ranging and easy to understand content. I learned a lot, and was reminded of a lot I already knew about mountains and mountain habitat.

par Leah D

2 févr. 2021

For a course title as simple as Mountains 101, the course covered a very diverse range of topics. I loved the inclusion of present day Canada Parks examples.

par Catheryn F

15 mars 2018

Excellent course. So thankful it was free to audit this one, or I may not have done it. Helps me appreciate why caring for the environment is so important.

par Kimmo K

29 avr. 2020

A truly fascinating course, strongly suggested to anyone interested in gaining basic understanding of the various aspects of the topic. Thank You very much!

par Miriam P

20 avr. 2020

loved the multidisciplinary approach and the interviews with topic experts. I also enjoyed being congratulated on completing the course by Justin Trudeau!!

par Douglas K

9 avr. 2020

Excellent course, very broad covering every aspect. The teachers did lack a bit of charisma while presenting but the in depth content more than compensated.

par Diane J D

3 mars 2021

This is a great introductory course. The lessons cover a range of topics related to mountains that open your eyes to how important mountains are. Thanks!

par Axel I M B

29 avr. 2021

Muy buen curso, soy egresado de la carrera universitaria de Tecnico superior en tursimo y muchas de las cosas que abarca este curso nunca las vi en clases

par Foong W L

12 mai 2017

I thoroughly enjoy doing the Mountain 101 course and I would highly recommend this course to anyone who wants a good. broad introduction to the mountains.

par Peter D

22 févr. 2017

I very much enjoyed this course, I learned new terms and gained more familiarity with all things mountain based on the curriculum. Great work and great f

par Marie D

23 nov. 2020

This was an excellent course. I love mountains, admiring them, hiking them, etc. I learned so much. This course exceeded my expectations. Thank you.

par Kostis K

6 avr. 2020

Really a fantastic course! I cannot express in words my enthusiasm about this course! Great initiative and I look forward to similar future courses. UP!

par Doron F

19 nov. 2017

Very insightful. The course is well organized, the discussion is intelligent and presented plainly! I enjoyed it very much and learned a lot. Thank you!

par Darren H

19 févr. 2021

Great course covering a wide range of mountain-related topics and issues with informative and well-compiled video presentations, Tech Tips and quizzes.

par Hisham B K

23 nov. 2020

Great content, animation, and cover of the subject! Easy to understand.

The course developers obviously worked so hard to put this together, thank you!

par Elizabeth M K

29 oct. 2017

It was an amazing course! The videos and the instructors were very helpful and the lectures were really great! The best course I've ever taken so far!

par gary o

13 mai 2020

Really enjoyed it. Much more that I originally thought. I'd thank everyone who put work into the lectures, presentations, research and test questions

par Kathy M

27 août 2017

Good wide-ranging course, covers the basics well. Decent intro to mountains, life on and below them, culture, ecology and all. Well worth the effort!

par Michala

14 juin 2017

Another wonderfully interesting course from the University of Alberta. And a surprise cameo by Justin Trudeau too?! I need to go hiking immediately.

par Emily W

14 mai 2020

This course was great! I loved the interdisciplinary approach and feel like I learned a lot. It also made me want to travel to the Canadian rockies!