TRAINING COURSE IN HERBARIUM MANAGEMENT AND TECHNIQUES

TRAINING COURSE IN HERBARIUM MANAGEMENT AND TECHNIQUES

Event Date:

20 Oct 2019

Event Time:

12:00 AM

Event Location:

FRIN Tree Hall , Ibadan

As one of the functions of Forest Herbarium Ibadan (FHI), it offers training to collectors of botanical specimens for Botanical Museums of Universities, Research Institutes, Governmental and non-governmental organizations in the country.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

  1. To impact knowledge of principles of herbarium management.
  2. To train students as herbarium technicians who could assist taxonomists in their research activities.
  3. To train students to enable them make available herbarium information to the public.
  4. To train students to appreciate plant biodiversity and its conservation.
  5. To have a broad knowledge of ethnobotany of the sub-region.

TRAINING:

This will be by

  • Lectures
  • Practicals
  • Field trips including collection and mounting of specimens.  Attention will also be paid to economic plants.

REQUIREMENT FOR ADMISSION:

  • Ordinary Course: Basic qualification is WASC and/attachment/

Appointment in suitable herbarium for at least 3 months.

  • Advance Course: This is for those who had successfully undergone the Ordinary Course in Herbarium management and techniques or have higher qualification. It contains Herbarium data management tool package and the person must be computer literate.

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Extra Service:

Name Quantity Price
FEES
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Not Available ₦30000.00
Consumable materials (Mounting sheets, chemicals, gum etc)
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Not Available ₦30000.00
Transportation for field trips
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Not Available ₦10000.00
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70,000.00:

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Total Seat: 30
  • FRIN Tree Hall
  • Idi Ishin, Jericho
  • Ibadan
  • Oyo
  • Nigeria
  • Sun, 20 Oct 2019 12:00 AM - Fri, 18 Oct 2019 06:32 AM - Sun, 22 Sep 2019 12:00 AM - Mon, 23 Sep 2019 12:00 AM - Sun, 27 Oct 2019 01:00 AM

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