School of Marine Science and Technology | Distance Learning - Delve Deeper

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A distance learning course in Marine Biology

The course is for everyone who shares our respect and fascination for the marine environment. Not just a simple marine animal identification course, this six month programme explains the biology and ecology of marine organisms. Five monthly internet-based modules cover the coasts of the UK, open oceans, polar seas, tropical coral reefs, creatures of the deep and other topics. The other module is a five day field course to run from 14th to the 18th May 2014.

Deleve Deeper - Distance Learing, posterThe cost of the course is £495, and includes:

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Comments from the recent course attended in May 2013

‘Thanks guys for such a brilliant, interesting, challenging and thought provoking course’

‘Brilliant course. Great lecturers and tutors. Really great people on the course’

‘Love every minute. Didn’t feel it was too hard and some challenges which I loved. Thanks to all the staff and lecturers’

‘I have really enjoyed the course and have valued the commitment to it from all the academics involved’

‘Excellent course! Do recommend this to everyone having an interest in marine biology and the oceans. Waiting for Part 2 – the tropical seas.... Thanks to everyone from Newcastle University who participated in making this a memorable and highly interesting and relevant experience’

‘Please, please, please do organise another course’

‘Great course, great tutors, great mix of activities, great people. Would recommend the course to anybody with an interest in marine biology’