Summer Field Courses

Summer 2017

BMSC Summer courses provide a dynamic, hands-on learning environment. Students will engage in field-based and laboratory activities, class discussions and seminars.

  • 3 week courses carries credit equivalent to a 1-semester university course
  • 6 week courses carries credit equivalent to a 2-semester university course.

Students may take as many courses as they like, but only one course at a time. Courses are an intense immersion experience, running from Monday to Saturday, 10 hours on average per day.

Application Deadline: March 1, 2017 – click here to apply

Questions? Student ambassadors at your university have studied at BMSC and love to answer questions from prospective students.  In addition, don’t hesitate to contact the University Programs office at BMSC.

Date Block Name Duration  
May 1, 2017 - Sep 1, 2017 any Directed Studies in Marine Science 3 or 6 weeks View Details
May 1, 2017 - Jun 9, 2017 1 Marine Invertebrate Zoology 6 weeks View Details
May 23, 2017 - Jun 9, 2017 1 Biodiversity of Seaweeds 3 weeks View Details
May 23, 2017 - Jun 9, 2017 1 Marine Behavioural Ecology 3 weeks View Details
Jun 12, 2017 - Jun 30, 2017 2 Ethnobotany 3 weeks View Details
Jun 12, 2017 - Jul 21, 2017 2 Biology of Marine Fishes 6 weeks View Details
Jun 12, 2017 - Jun 30, 2017 2 Coastal Community Ecology 3 weeks View Details
Jul 3, 2017 - Jul 21, 2017 2 Ecological Models and Data 3 weeks View Details
Jul 3, 2017 - Jul 21, 2017 2 Tongues in Trees: Literary Forests 3 weeks View Details
Jul 24, 2017 - Aug 11, 2017 3 Survey Methods for Coastal Wildlife 3 weeks View Details
Jul 24, 2017 - Sep 1, 2017 3 Coastal Biodiversity & Conservation 6 weeks View Details
Jul 24, 2017 - Aug 11, 2017 3 Historical Ecology & Coastal Archaeology 3 weeks View Details
Aug 14, 2017 - Sep 1, 2017 3 Marine Microbiology 3 weeks View Details
Aug 14, 2017 - Sep 1, 2017 3 Sex and Evolution 3 weeks View Details