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Hampshire Mountain Centre

Schools - Curriculum based learning

Personal Development

Many adventurous activities are an excellent medium for developing personal confidence and team skills. In addition specific sessions to develop teamwork through problem solving can be booked.

Geography

The unique geology and settlement patterns of the area allow many elements of geographical study to be covered at all levels, including

  • Glacial features
  • Limestone features
  • River study
  • Urban study
  • Settlement patterns
  • Farming patterns
  • Industrial South Wales

History

The succession of habitation in the Brecon Beacons has left evidence of life in many different eras. These can be studied at all levels, including:

  • Neolithic an Iron Age remains
  • Romans in Brecon
  • Castles and forts
  • Canals
  • Industrial South Wales
  • Mining
  • Brecon Town Tour

Biology

The tapestry of habitats within the Brecon Beacons National Park provides extensive opportunity for biological study at all levels, including:

  • River study
  • Lowland to moorland vegetation change
  • Woodland study
  • Conservation issues and projects
  • Farming and conservation
  • Coastal study
 
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Other Opportunities

  • Trailblazer
  • Duke of Edinburgh
  • Eco-Centre/Eco-School
  • Youth Service based learning