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The National Institute of Oceanography conducts a marine education program for science-oriented youth. This unique enrichment program, which supplements regular classroom curricula, aims to introduce students to the fascinating world of marine research and to develop awareness of the importance of protecting the marine environment and natural resources. The program provides the students with
"hands on" experience in marine sciences under the guidance of IOLR scientists and graduate students. The program includes:
  • Courses for 3rd 12th grade students, involving lectures, field work and laboratory experiments on the following topics:
    • Marine environmental quality
    • Coastal habitats
    • Marine algae
    • Molecular biology of marine organisms
    • Marine biotechnology
  • Guidance of high school students in the performance of individual research projects.
  • Summer science camps for high school students (organized in cooperation with the "Sacta- Rashi Foundation).

For details and registration contact: 

Rasha Haj : education@ocean.org.il

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