This is an introductory level course into the world of dolphins and whales, perfect for students, enthusiasts and nature lovers.

The course comprises 10 hours of live sessions and self-study and provides the opportunity to learn from the experts. Accessible to all, even those without any scientific background. Join this dynamic and interactive course with lots of time for questions and debates

Also includes the unique opportunity for a one to one session with researchers for you to ask any burning questions you may have.

PROGRAM

First week

 

Monday 20 July 

18:00 GMT+1

Live Zoom meeting (30min): Welcome and course overview 

What is a marine mammal? (30 min.)

Homework 1 (15 min.)

Tuesday 21 July

How to study whales & dolphins? (30 min.)

Homework 2 (15 min.)

Wednesday 22 July

The six senses of dolphins (30 min.)

Homework 3 (15 min.)

Thursday 23 July

Whale and dolphin behaviours (30 min.)

Homework 4 (15 min.)

Friday 24 July

18:00 GMT+1

Live Zoom meeting (1h30min): Q&A session and debate

Second week

 

Monday 27 July 

How do whales & dolphins live?​ (30 min.)

Homework 5 (15 min.)

Tuesday 28 July

Culture in dolphins and whales? (30 min.)

Homework 6 (15 min.)

Wednesday 29 July

Whales, dolphins and humans. (30 min.)

Homework 7 (15 min.)

Thursday 30 July

Topic chosen by participants (30 min.) 

Homework 8 (15 min.)

Friday  31 July

18:00 GMT+1

Live Zoom meeting (2h): Q&A session, debate and closing session

COURSE STARTS

20th July 2020

DURATION

2 weeks

TIME COMMITMENT

10 hours in total

     4 hours live online classes with follow up and Q&A

     6 hours online practice: video training/classes, PDF and practical examples, final quiz

     Optional extra 30 minutes of one-to-one session live on Zoom

LANGUAGE

English

CONTRIBUTION FEE

145€

 

CONTRIBUTION DETAILS

Bank transfer:

Beneficiary name: AIMM Portugal

Address: Rua Maestro Frederico de Freitas, N15 – 1, 1500-399 Lisboa, Portugal

IBAN: PT50 0018 0003 2272 0882 0201 5

SWIFT code: TOTAPTPL

Bank: Banco Santander Totta, SA

Bank address: Largo Frei Heitor Pinto, 7 A/B 1700-000, Lisbon, Portugal

 

Paypal:

 

Email: interns@aimmportugal.org

Revolut: +351 916 528 654

MBWay: +351 916 528 654

REGISTRATION

To apply, please send an email to info@aimmportugal.org with the subject: "Online course - Explore the world of dolphins and whales

NOTES

No previous experience or knowledge required

Certification provided on completion of the course

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