Life in the Oceans

Life in the oceans

NEW! A journey that will take you from inter-tidal zones to the wide-open ocean to witness the range of life in between.

Learn about coastlines and estuarine regions of northern BC to understand the complex interaction of local ecosystems. Study abiotic factors, primary producers and top predators of our local oceans.

Life in the oceans combines biological oceanography and ecology in this two-week intensive field course.

Courses | 6 credits

  • OCGY 209 - Introduction to Biological Oceanography
  • BIOL 211 - Principles of Ecology


Admission requirements

Dates and locations

Apr 26 – May 8, 2021

June 12 student presentations

  • Prince Rupert

Program fees

  • Regular per credit costs apply to university credit courses
  • $100 field school fee