Courses on the Biology of Cetaceans

These courses are primarily aimed at college students but also open to the general public.
The topics are varied: systematic and evolution with particular reference to the species in the Mediterranean, features that distinguish the order Cetacea based on their anatomy and physiology, theories about the causes of strandings of cetaceans and how to intervene on a cetacean in distress, methods for the study at sea and in captivity, marine mammal husbandry.
The course is made by means of slides, footages and sound recordings. Attendees will receive educational material, and at the end of the course a certificate of participation.
Upon attending the course on the Biology of Cetaceans, participants will have access to advanced courses.