After School Program
Marine Biology - Exploratory Course
January 13, 2017 - February 17, 2017
In this course, students will learn about marine invertebrates and biodiversity through the field research and scientific expertise of scientists working at the Museum. The course will cover marine ecosystems as well the major groups of marine life and their evolutionary relationships. Class activities will include dissections, observing marine specimens through microscopy, exploring marine life displays in Museum halls, cladistics and the study of evolution, as well as meeting with scientists. In addition, this course will allow students to develop their English proficiency. This will be achieved by having class discussions, group work, class presentations and vocabulary lessons. All the lectures and activities will be lead by bilingual instructors and scientists.
Meeting Times: Fridays 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Meeting Dates: 1/13, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17
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