Course list

Semester 1

University of Algarve

EMBC+ MODULE 1: Understanding the structure and function of Marine Biodiversity
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Marine Population Biology 6
Dynamics of Aquatic Ecosystems 6
EMBC+ MODULE 2: Toolbox for investigating marine Biodiversity
ects
Statistical Analysis 6
Techniques in Molecular and Cellular Biology 6
Modelling 6
EMBC+ MODULE 3: Conservation and Restoration of Marine Biodiversity
ects
Conservation and Management of Marine Resources 6
Fisheries biology and ecology 6
EMBC+ MODULE 4: Transferable Skills
ects
Laboratory methods A 2
Laboratory methods B 3
Language teaching B 3
Recreational Diver Level 1 3
Field methods A 2
Field methods B 3

Galway Mayo Institute of Technology

EMBC+ MODULE 1: Understanding the structure and function of Marine Biodiversity
ects
Operational Oceanography 5

Semester 1/2

Ghent University

EMBC+ MODULE 2: Toolbox for investigating marine Biodiversity
ects
Data and Information Management 4
EMBC+ MODULE 4: Transferable Skills
ects
Graphics Design and Digital Imaging 4

Semester 2

Ghent University

EMBC+ MODULE 1: Understanding the structure and function of Marine Biodiversity
ects
Ecology of coastal seas 3
EMBC+ MODULE 2: Toolbox for investigating marine Biodiversity
ects
Biostatistics : experimental design and multivariate analysis 6
Molecular techniques and their application in evolutionary and ecological studies 3
EMBC+ MODULE 3: Conservation and Restoration of Marine Biodiversity
ects
Specific topics in conservation & restoration in Marine Biology 5
Applied Biodiversity Science: policy, management and conservation 4

University of Bremen

EMBC+ MODULE 1: Understanding the structure and function of Marine Biodiversity
ects
Marine Ecophysiology 5
EMBC+ MODULE 2: Toolbox for investigating marine Biodiversity
ects
Marine Ecophysiology & Marine Microbiology 5
Marine Ecology & Biological Oceanography 10
EMBC+ MODULE 3: Conservation and Restoration of Marine Biodiversity
ects
Marine Ecology & Biological Oceanography:Fisheries Biology & Aquaculture 5
Approaches for Coastal Planning and Management 9

University of Algarve

EMBC+ MODULE 1: Understanding the structure and function of Marine Biodiversity
ects
Marine Geology 3
Ecophysiology of marine plants 6
Ecology and Behaviour of Marine Mammals 2
Marine Biogeography and Evolution 6
EMBC+ MODULE 2: Toolbox for investigating marine Biodiversity
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Underwater methods for marine biodiversity 2
Monitoring biodiversity of shores 3
Advanced Methods in Biological Oceanography 6
EMBC+ MODULE 3: Conservation and Restoration of Marine Biodiversity
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Marine Protected Areas 3
Fisheries technology and stock assessment 6
EMBC+ MODULE 4: Transferable Skills
ects
Scientific writing 2
Advanced Recreational Diver 2
Scientific Diving 6
Scientific Communication 2

EMBC Consortium

EMBC+ MODULE 4: Transferable Skills
ects
Participation MARES conference 3
EMBC+ MODULE 5: Summerschools
ects
EMBC+ Spring School 6
EMBC+ MODULE 6: Internship
ects
Internship A 12
Internship B 6

Semester 2b

Ghent University

EMBC+ MODULE 2: Toolbox for investigating marine Biodiversity
ects
Practical aspect of Taxonomy of Marine Organisms 4
Specific topics in methodology for marine biodiversity 3

Semester 3

Galway Mayo Institute of Technology

EMBC+ MODULE 1: Understanding the structure and function of Marine Biodiversity
ects
Secondary Impacts of Harvest on Wild Populations and Ecosystems 5
Ecology of top predators in marine systems 5
EMBC+ MODULE 2: Toolbox for investigating marine Biodiversity
ects
Acoustic Monitoring as a Marine Conservation Tool 5
Practical Approaches for Defining Food Web Dynamics in Fisheries Ecosystems 5
Statistical Analysis in Population Ecology 5
EMBC+ MODULE 3: Conservation and Restoration of Marine Biodiversity
ects
Animal Behaviour: Recording and Analysis 5
EMBC+ MODULE 4: Transferable Skills
ects
Geographic Information Systems 5
Stakeholder engagement 5

Semester 4

EMBC Consortium

Master thesis
ects
EMBC Master thesis 30