Winter 2013 in Jamaica
Program Type: Group experience led by SBU faculty
Dates: January 2 - January 18, 2013
Program Description: This program familiarizes students with the organisms (invertebrates, fishes and algae) and habitats (coral reefs, sea grass meadows and mangrove forests) within tropical marine coral reef ecosystems. The course consists of formal lectures, demonstrations and instructor-led field trips and involves snorkeling, SCUBA diving, reef walking and underwater photography. Students will develop individual research projects requiring field observations and collecting data and will write a research proposal and final research papers.
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Students will be housed in apartment-style residence halls.
International coverage through the SUNY provider, HTH Worldwide, is mandatory and included in the Program Fee.
Bradley J. Peterson, Ph.D.
School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences
Marine Science Research Center
Stony Brook Southampton
Southampton, NY 11968
Telephone: (631) 632-5044
Study Abroad Advisor
International Academic Programs
E5340 Melville Library
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3397
Telephone: (631) 632-7030