No live meetings
Over 5 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per week
How does a "Flex" course work?
No scheduled live video chats
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great if your learner prefers independent pacing or is uncomfortable with live video chat
Don't see a time that works for you?
This course covers major areas of mammalogy in some depth including the evolution of diversity, cladistics, behavioural ecology, and conservation. Class time will provide students with an understanding of mammalian characteristics, evolutionary relationships, species identification, and natural history. In all settings, questions are genuinely welcomed. Breakout sessions will examine form, function, and evolutionary relationships in a wide variety of mammals found throughout the...
With over thirteen years of experience in the zoo and aquarium community, Dr. Wildlife has a wealth of practical knowledge to help learners succeed in their career goals. Doc has helped with projects around the world from rehabilitating injured seabirds in South Africa to tracking tigers in central India. Currently, Dr. Wildlife manages a CAZA accredited reptile-focused zoo near Toronto, Canada.
Weekly Exercises, tasks, supplemental videos, and engaging activities will be posted weekly. Optional (and fun!) quizzes will be posted to keep learners engaged as well.
A letter grade along with grade tracking and an official syllabus will be provided to those looking to earn a grade certificate for this course.
No live meetings, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
Zoological Manager by Day, Science Communicator by Night!
🇨🇦Lives in Canada
27 total reviews
49 completed classes
Courtney Dunn, known on the internet as Dr. Wildlife, is a zoologist who focuses on conservation through education by working in the zoo and aquarium field. A lifelong animal conservationist, Doc has helped with projects around the world from...