Mountain Snowpack 1 Course (also Module 5 of Level 1)

Feedback from Past Students

Currently all feedback is from past Level 1 students, this course has only recently been made available on a stand-alone basis. However, while it has been improved in a few ways there have not been any hugely significant changes since the feedback below was left and it is still entirely relevant.

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  • The average student rating for this module, out of 10, is: 8.6
  • The average student rating for this Level 1 module in relation to others, out of 10, is: 8.1
  • The percentage of students who felt all objectives were met is: 100%
  • Select Student Comments:

    • The objectives were met and retained more effectively than in the traditional 2 day field course.
    • The differences between Maritime and Continental Snowpacks were covered very well. (*)
    • Thought having the videos was brilliant. Great way to illustrate points.
    • The whole concept of visco-elasticity became so clear.
    • Another well put together module.
    • The photos/drawings were definitely helpful!
    • The real world examples used (rather than made up examples) were good.
    • Pictures and descriptions from various mountain regions are interesting.
    • The main point was emphasized well.
    • Interesting information that was presented in a way to keep you engaged.

(*) The topic of snowpack climates was expanded and improved further in the 2021 update when this became available on a stand-alone basis.