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Marine Ecology and Surfing in Nelson Mandela Bay
 
Students will gain first hand knowledge of the unique coastal environment of the Eastern Cape Province in South Africa. Students will be introduced to the rich marine heritage of the area and explore basic concepts and principles of marine ecology. the key focus will be on oceanography, estuaries, rocky shores, sandy beaches and reefs. 
The programme will be presented with lectures in the morning, and practical visits in the afternoons. Also incorporated will be surfing lessons in between class time and practical visits with certified instructors.