Course Observing Primate Behaviour 2016
Utrecht University & Utrecht Summer School
8-26 August 2016
The summer course Observing Primate Behaviour focuses on getting familiar with primate observational methods by observing primate social behaviour and following the scientific cycle. Through the (statistical) analysis of gathered observational data, students answer and present their own research questions. Furthermore, the additional activities aim to provide the students with more background information on the different topics related to studying primate behaviour, such as welfare, colony management and fieldwork.
The course is open for advanced bachelor and master students biology that have followed and passed courses in Animal Behaviour and basic statistics. The course has a minimum of 8 and maximum of 16 participants. Applicants should include a letter with motivation (max 200 words), short resume (including information on general education and courses on animal behaviour topics) and grades.
Deadline to registration is 1st of May 2016
See the website of Utrecht Summer School for more information and to apply: