Summer Field Courses

Summer 2020 field course list now available!

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.


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Application deadline March 1, 2020

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, (250-728-3301 ext. 216)

*Subject to change. 

Date Block Name Duration  
May 4, 2020 - Jun 12, 2020 1 Marine Invertebrate Zoology 6 weeks View Details
May 25, 2020 - Jun 12, 2020 1 Subtidal Science (formerly Scientific Diving) 3 weeks View Details
May 25, 2020 - Jun 12, 2020 1 Marine Plankton Ecology 3 weeks View Details
Jun 15, 2020 - Jul 3, 2020 2 Conservation Biology 3 weeks View Details
Jun 15, 2020 - Jul 24, 2020 2 Marine Terrestrial Interactions 6 weeks View Details
Jun 15, 2020 - Jul 3, 2020 2 Life-History Strategies of Marine Organisms 3 weeks View Details
Jul 6, 2020 - Jul 24, 2020 2 Crustacean Biology 3 weeks View Details
Jul 6, 2020 - Jul 24, 2020 2 Science Filmmaking 3 weeks View Details
Jul 27, 2020 - Sep 4, 2020 3 Marine Ecology 6 weeks View Details
Jul 27, 2020 - Aug 14, 2020 3 Historical Ecology & Coastal Archaeology 3 weeks View Details
Jul 27, 2020 - Aug 14, 2020 3 In Pursuit of the Whale 3 weeks View Details
Aug 17, 2020 - Aug 28, 2020 3 Place-based learning in Huu-ay-aht Territory 2 weeks View Details
Aug 24, 2020 - Sep 4, 2020 3 Environmental Law & Sustainability 2 weeks View Details