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 2023 May–Aug 2023 Sept–Dec 2023 Jan–April 2024 May–Aug 2024
ER311 /  ES341
Principles & Concepts of ER 
 
online
   
online
 
online
 
ER312A
Field Study in ER I
   
face to face
     
face to face
ER312B
Field Study in ER II
     
face to face
   
ER313 / ES348
Biodiversity & Conservation Biology
 
online
   
online
 
online
 
ER314
Ethical, Legal, Policy Aspects of ER
 
online
     
online
 
ER390 / ER400
ER Project / Seminar in ER
 
ind.
 
ind.
 
ind.
 
ind.
 
ind.

Elective courses

Course 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
     
face to face
 
ER327
Ecorestoration Strategies: Case Studies
         
online
ER328
Forest Restoration and Sustainable Forestry
 
face to face
       
ER329
Mining Reclamation
   
face to face
     
ER331
Urban Restoration & Sustainable Agriculture Systems
     
face to face or hybrid
   
ER332
Selection and Propagation of Natitve Plants
         
ER334
Soil Conservation and Restoration
     
face to face
   
ER335A
Restoration of Freshwater Aquatic Systems
       
face to face
 
ER335B
Restoration of Marine Aquatic Systems
 
face to face
       
ER336
Science Communication for Ecological Restoration
     
online
   
ER338A
Special Topics: Climate Change
   
online
     
online
ER338B
Special Topics: Fire Ecology
       
face to face
 
ER338C
Special Topics: Methods in Adaptive Management for Ecological Restoration
   
face to face
     
face to face
ER352
Non-Timber Forest Management & Sustainable Use
     
online
   

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

   
face to face
     
face to face
ER490
Directed Studies
 
ind.
 
ind.
 
ind.
 
ind.
 
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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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