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VIRTUE-s MOOC

The Erasmus+ cofunded project VIRTUE-s has announced a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) that aims to teach educators how to better bring ocean literacy concepts into their classrooms, including suggestions for hands-on activitites.

The free online course for teachers and educators will be taught in English and it is divided into four learning modules. For each learning module, there will be a webinar presented by experts in biodiversity, education and ocean literacy.

PhD course: Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture

As part of their participation in the Assemble+ project, the Swedish Mariculture Research Center (SWEMARC) has announced a PhD course titled Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture. The course begins with a one-week intensive portion held at Tjärnö Marine Laboratory (10-12 Feb) and Kristineberg Marine Research Station (12-14 Feb), followed by a four-week interactive online section. 

Knowledge Exchange and Training Course on Metabarcoding and Metagenomic Data Processing and Analyses

EuroMarine Member Organisation SZN Anton Dohrn has announced registrations are open for a Knowledge Exchange and Training course on Metabarcoding and Metagenomic Data Processing and Analyses. This course, which is sponsored by the Assemble+ project and the European Commission, will be hosted by SZN in Naples, Italy from February 3rd to 7th, 2020.

Training Course: Qualitative Mathematical Modelling for Socio-Ecological Systems

As part of the MarCons COST action, the Institute of Marine Science (ICM-CSIC) has organised a course aimed at introducing qualitative mathematical modelling as a means to understand and predict the dynamics of complex biological and socio-economic systems. The course is free of charge, and a limited number of trainees may apply for financial support to attend.

Training Course: Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Methods in Marine Sciences

Registrations are open for a Knowledge Exchange and Training course on Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Methods in Marine Sciences. The event will be hosted by CCMAR, on behalf of the Assemble+ project, at their Gambelas Campus in Faro, Portugal. The training course will run 28-30 October, 2019.

Training course on ocean currents data quality control and analysis methods

The Ocean Teacher Global Academy is hosting a training course which provides students with both background reading assignments that cover the main course topics, and hands-on exercises, that explore the essential elements of ocean currents data quality control and analysis methods. The course assists participants in developing specific technical skills and methods for using ocean currents data.

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