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Online Course for 'Birds for Beginners'

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Learn about birds in just 6 weeks !!

Introduction

India is home to the largest number of bird species in the world. We are blessed with more than 1300 species. Owing to the popularity of birds and bird watching around us we are happy to launch a short term online course on Birds for Beginners. Eminent ornithologists will be involved as experts for chats, field visits and study modules. It is a graded course and you will receive a Certificate after successful completion of the course.
As the name suggests, the course is suitable for amateur nature enthusiasts such as students, teachers and families. If birds excite you and you do not have any science background, this course might help you fuel your passion.

Course Description

 Course Duration:  6 Weeks

Topics: 6  Modules: 21   Time: 1 hr each module

Six Takeaway lessons

1. Where to look for birds

2. How to locate them 

3. How to identify birds (including juveniles)

4. What type of bird study resources is available

5. Who of Who of the Bird Sector

6. How to teach about birds

Course Topics:

·Introduction to Birds | Bird Body and Adaptation | Bird Groups (Bird families, forest birds,grassland birds and waders) | Bird Architecture 

 Bird Breeding Biology ( Bird calls, egg to fledging journey) | Bird conservation (Migration, Threatened birds, Conservation Projects)

Study Resources: 6 chapters, 3 video lectures

Assignments:  Bird Project work (outdoor activities will be conducted post lockdown), 6 Online Assignment, 3 DIY Projects, 6 Quizzes, 6 Live videoconferencing sessions 

Course Faculty: Dr. V. Shubhalaxmi, Mr. Isaac Kehimkar, Dr Ketki Marthak, Mr. Nikhil Bhopale, Ms. Priti Choghale

Course Fee: Rs 3000/-  (Corona Special Discount) 

Easy Payment Options are Available. Please contact for details

Cancellation policy: Participants can cancel their registration anytime a day before the course start date. Thereafter the fees will be non-refundable. However it is transferable as well as carried forward for next batch, if the change is suggested within first week of the course.

For queries: Call 9987013144 or email at info@inaturewatch.org