ALES Abroad

Semester in the North

Spend a semester in Whitehorse at Yukon College getting hands on experience and credit towards your degree. Course offerings include:

  • REN R 364: Principles for Managing Natural Diversity
  • REN R 307: Environmental Impact Assessment
  • NS 435: Management of Aboriginal Natural Resources
  • REN R 401 (Northern Avian Ecology)
  • REN R 401 (Science Policy and Canada’s North, Human Dimensions)
  • REN R 401 (Beringia: Pleistocene Environment and Paleo-Ecology)
  • REN R 463: Biological Adaptation to Northern Environments
  • REN R 465: Northern Exposures Field School
  • REN R 491: Land-Use Planning in Canada’s North

Date
January 4, 2017- April 7, 2017 (exams until April 21, 2017)

Eligibility
Open to ENCS, Forestry, BA students (limited spaces). Specific course credits to be determined in conjunction with your advisor.

Approximate Cost
Flights: approximately $600
Housing (Yukon College): $535/month
Tuition: standard UAlberta fees approx. $3000 ($532/course plus fees)

Application Deadline: November 4, 2016