RNS course schedule

Please note:

  • This schedule is subject to change.
  • Class sizes are limited, so early registration is advised.
  • All courses are subject to minimum enrollment.

Legend:

  • This is a week-long (5 days) on-campus course
  • This is a full-term online course
  • Independent work

Required courses

Course Jan–April 2022 May–Aug 2022 Sept–Dec 2022 Jan–April 2023 May–Aug 2023 Sept–Dec 2023 Jan–April 2024 May–Aug 2024
ER311 /  ES341
Principles & Concepts of ER 

online
 
online

online
 
online

online
 
ER312A
Field Study in ER I
 
face to face
   
face to face
   
face to face
ER312B
Field Study in ER II
   
face to face
   
face to face
   
ER313 / ES348
Biodiversity & Conservation Biology
   
online
   
online
   
ER314
Ethical, Legal, Policy Aspects of ER

online
   
online
   
online
 
ER390 / ER400
ER Project / Seminar in ER

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Elective courses

Course Jan–April 2022 May–Aug 2022 Sept–Dec 2022 Jan–April 2023 May–Aug 2023 Sept–Dec 2023 Jan–April 2024 May–Aug 2024
ER325
Ecosystems of BC, Canada & the World
               
ER326 / ES423
Traditional Systems of Land & Resource Management

face to face
  term tbd
  term tbd
 
ER327
Ecorestoration Strategies: Case Studies
       
online
     
ER328
Forest Restoration and Sustainable Forestry
       
face to face
     
ER329
Mining Reclamation
               
ER331
Urban Restoration & Sustainable Agriculture Systems
               
ER332
Selection and Propagation of Natitve Plants
   
online
         
ER334
Soil Conservation and Restoration
         
face to face
   
ER335A
Restoration of Freshwater Aquatic Systems

face to face
         
face to face
 
ER335B
Restoration of Marine Aquatic Systems
     
face to face
       
ER336
Leadership Skills for ER
   
face to face
         
ER338A
Special Topics: Climate Change
 
online
   
online
   
online
ER338B
Special Topics: Fire Ecology

face to face
         
face to face
 
ER338C
Special Topics: Invasive Species and Novel Ecosystems
               
ER352
Non-Timber Forest Management & Sustainable Use
               

ER412 / ER441
Galiano Field School
(by application; limited seats)

 
face to face
   
face to face
   
face to face
ER490
Directed Studies

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Co-op* co-op   co-op co-op   co-op co-op  

*Co-op Option is in addition to the existing program completion requirements; it does not replace any of the 12 required courses.


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