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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIOL 358 - Extended Research Diving 1 s.h.

Students expand their elementary SCUBA skills and knowledge of underwater research techniques with skills and knowledge necessary to carry out research in more challenging situations.  They learn how to monitor and perform surveys using compass patterns, at night, and at depths as deep as 100 feet.  Successful completion results in a PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) Advanced Open Water Diver certification.  Examinations are administered in academic areas and skills are developed in the open water (marine and/or freshwater) environment. A-E Only. Offered annually.
Prerequisite(s): BIOL 258 .