Workshop: Green Studies Immersion: Mangrove Ecology
Course ID - CTD0488f
|Length of Workshop:||6 hours (4 F2F and 2 Post-Workshop hours)|
* Approved CT&D Workshop for Faculty Professional Development hours.
This interdisciplinary Mangrove Ecology workshop will give MDC faculty/staff an overview of South Florida mangrove swamp ecology by providing direct field experiences in this unique ecosystem. Anthropogenic impacts will be stressed as will the interface of coastal and marine influences. Participating faculty will be given the tools to convey in their teaching the ecological, cultural and economic importance of South Florida mangrove habitats and the societal and ecological benefits of protecting this crucial ecosystem.
Evaluation will include completion of workshop and
participant must develop a discipline specific lesson plan that
incorporates key concepts of sustainability and/or importance of healthy
ecosystems in support of human prosperity and survival. Lesson plan is
due to the director of Earth Ethics Institute within three weeks of the
workshop, and will be posted on the Earth Ethics webpage.
As a result of successful completion of the
workshop, participants will be able to:
Dates of Workshop
9:00am - 1:00pm
|Key Biscayne||Mike Matthews|
Course ID: CTD0488f
Course Title: Mangrove Ecology
Reference # - see table
Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system. The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.
You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer. Example: Richard Johnson would be rjohnson (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop)
Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions
Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule. Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited. However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen. CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.
If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made. College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.