See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.
Dates: June 18 - July 13, 2018; Location: Blundell House
An intensive course designed to explore experimental methods in field marine biology. Lectures will integrate with field-based experimentation, data collection and analysis. Students will develop skills in written and oral scientific communication. The course will be held at Hurricane Island (http://www.hurricaneisland.net/), a developing field research station with dormitory and dining facilities onsite, which will provide onsite student accommodations. The focus of the field-based exercises will be to discover and manipulate the biotic and abiotic forces that structure marine communities. The field exercises will give students hands-on experience with the scientific method and a chance to witness many phenomena in marine biology. Students will be working with live organisms that live in dynamic environments. There is a good chance that students will be exposed to harsh weather and adverse environmental conditions. Therefore, students should be prepared to feel uncomfortable at times. Each day will consist of a mixture of lecture and field-based activities (scheduled around the prevailing low tides). Designated time will also be devoted to data analysis, and preparation of oral presentations.
On Campus (View Campus Map)
to on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Courses may be cancelled due to low enrollment. Show your interest by enrolling.
|Last Day to Add|
|Last Day to Drop|
|Last Day to Withdraw with 50% Refund|
|Last Day to Withdraw with 25% Refund|
|Last Day to Withdraw|
|BIOL 098 Z1||Biology: Undergraduate Research||to||N/A||See Notes||1 - 18||61779|
|BIOL 190 Z1||Biology: Internship||to||N/A||See Notes||1 - 18||61586|
|BIOL 223 OL1||Biology: Developmental Biology (online)||to||N/A||See Notes||3||61878|
|BIOL 298 Z1||Biology: Undergraduate Research||to||N/A||See Notes||1 - 18||61781|
There are no courses that meet this criteria.