AIFS Study Abroad: Tropical Marine Biology in Australia (Summer Traveling Program)

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AIFS Study Abroad: Tropical Marine Biology in Australia (Summer Traveling Program)


Study abroad in Australia this summer and earn 4 credits with AIFS. Tropical Marine Biology in Australia will introduce you to the diversity and physical processes of Western Australia's marine habitats, coral reefs, tropical biodiversity, human impacts and management and marine park management.
 
This program includes a rare opportunity to conduct research at the Coral Bay Research Station. Transcripts issued by Murdoch University.
 
Spend 3.5 weeks in Western Australia including 13 nights in Perth and a 10-day field camp based around the World Heritage-listed Ningaloo Reef and Marine Park.
 
You'll stay on campus, in student residences and camp, with all meals provided during camping portion of the program.
 
Cultural and social activities include city life by the sea, living on campus at Murdoch University. Plus, you'll be immersed in tropical marine settings to experience an array of biodiversity and habitats up close, with a glass bottom boat trip, wildlife cruise, snorkeling and more.
 
An optional 3-night visit to Sydney including a walking tour, ferry to Manly with dinner, and a Blue Mountains day trip is available to students on the AIFS flight package.

Subjects

  • Marine Biology
  • Biology (General)
  • Environmental Studies
  • Ecology
  • Australian Studies

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