Real World LearningReal

University of Derby, Buxton


The Buxton campus which includes the Oaklands Outdoor Leadership Centre is dedicated to Real World Learning. The centre houses 5 higher education academic programmes ranging from Outdoor Leadership & Coaching to Ecotourism and Countryside Management. 'Real world Learning' is embedded within all the programmes and includes field trips, outdoor skills courses and students actually managing the centre and being part of the delivery team. They deal with 'clients' e.g. school groups, management training and not other students.