Bozeman, MT/Yellowstone National Park
Jul 20-Jul 24, 2015
Credit: 2 graduate
Tuition & Fees: $727.00
Instructor(s): Stephanie McGinnis
MSU educators, National Park Service resource managers, and other agency professionals will be joining the class to provide a multi-disciplinary perspective. The course will take place in Yellowstone National Park and on the MSU campus. Participants will camp in Yellowstone National Park July 21 and 22. Camping equipment can be rented inexpensively thorough REI in Bozeman. Participants should expect 1 or 2 short treks (4 miles or less) and be prepared to be outdoors in any type of weather. Breakfast and lunch will be provided; dinner in Yellowstone is the responsibility of each participant.
A class schedule and an equipment list will be posted. A course packet will be available prior to the course.
Meeting Place and Times
Class Lecture: ABB 238. M 9:00 am- 5:30pm, T 8:30 – 10:30am , F 1:00 – 5:00pm
Instructor(s)Stephanie McGinnis, MS. Stephanie’s professional interests as an aquatic ecologist are focused on the conservation and restoration of freshwater ecosystems. Stephanie received a B.A. in both Biology and Environmental Studies from the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colorado and her M.S. in Biological Sciences from Montana State University. She is the Education and Outreach Coordinator for Montana Watercourse and the Assistant Director of the Montana Water Center.
PrerequisitesA minimum of 2 years successful science teaching experience; enrolled in the Master of Science in Science Education degree at MSU, or by instructor approval; participants must hold a bachelors degree.
Target Audience5 to 12 grade teachers with two or more years of successful science teaching experience
Tuition and Fees
A $30 registration fee is also charged once per semester.
The costs above assume that you are taking only MSU Extended University courses during the semester that the course is offered. If you also registered for courses through the MSU Registrar, the regular MSU fee structure may apply.
A $40 late fee will be assessed if payment is not posted to your account by 3 pm (Mountain Time) of the course start date (or the business day before if the course starts on a weekend or a holiday).
To learn more about tuition and fees, please see the University Business Services' Student Accounts Web page.
For More Information
contact Diana Paterson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 406-994-5679.
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