Online Natural History Courses
The South Carolina Master Naturalist Program is pleased to team up with Honorary Statewide South Carolina Master Naturalist Austin Jenkins and Clemson Online to offer online natural history educational opportunities.
These online courses are now open at any time (on demand) and open to anyone.
A SOUTH CAROLINA NATURAL HISTORY PRIMER
The Clemson Online course, "A South Carolina Natural History Primer," is comprised of 35 video lectures, each approximately one-half hour in length. It is intended to give you an introduction to nature with references to South Carolina. "A South Carolina Natural History Primer" is an asynchronous course (on your own schedule) and entirely online. The course is open to anyone.
ENTOMOLOGY FOR THE NATURALIST
The Clemson Online course, "Entomology for the Naturalist," will explore the evolution, natural history, and characteristics of insects and their kin, including the numerous reasons for their incredible success. The course will survey the vast insect diversity, focusing on the groups of insects you will most likely encounter in nature. Common South Carolina species from each group are shown and discussed. "Entomology for the Naturalist" is an asynchronous course (on your own schedule) and entirely online. The course is open to anyone.