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Introduction to Oceanography
Susan Richardson, Florida Atlantic University
This course focuses on the fundamentals of geological, chemical, and physical oceanography, with the goal of enhancing student understanding of global ocean processes, and the abiotic factors that underlie marine ...

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Oceans

Global Environmental Challenges
Stephen Taylor, Kauai Community College
The course involves a scientific approach to evaluating human-caused environmental challenges and their potential solutions.

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Oceans

OCEAN320 Oceans of Change
Stephen Schellenberg, San Diego State University
Upper-division General Education course exploring scientific, socioeconomic, and geopolitical perspectives on human impacts upon global ocean system, including global ocean warming and acidification, regional ...

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography, Environmental Science:Oceans and Coastal Resources, Policy, Geoscience:Oceanography:Marine Policy, Marine Resources
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Oceans

Oceanography for Pre-Service Teachers
Kristen St. John, James Madison University
The syllabus describes the goals, objectives, assignments, and schedule used in the James Madison University undergraduate oceanography course for pre-service teachers.

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Oceans

The Earth's Climate System
Louisa Bradtmiller, Macalester College
This course will be taught once per year. It provides an introduction to the climate system through lectures, labs, discussions and activities. It uses lecture and inquiry based activities to help students gain ...

Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change:Anthropogenic causes, Geoscience:Oceanography:Ocean-Climate Interactions, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change:Greenhouse effect, Greenhouse gas emissions, Climate feedbacks, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:El Nino, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change, Climate Change:Paleoclimate records, Global change modeling, History and evolution of Earth's climate, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology :El Nino/La Nina, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change:Anthropogenic causes, Climate feedbacks, Paleoclimate records, History and evolution of Earth's climate, Greenhouse effect, Greenhouse gas emissions, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology :Atmospheric and oceanic circulation, Solar radiation, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change:Global change modeling
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Atmosphere, Climate

Introduction to Oceanography
Eleanour Snow, University of South Florida
This is an online, introductory course in Oceanography, introducing physical, geological, chemical, and biological Oceanography to general education students. Students read the text book and take quizzes. Each week ...

Subject: Environmental Science:Oceans and Coastal Resources, Geoscience:Oceanography, Oceanography:Marine Resources
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Human Dimensions:Resources, Oceans

General Oceanography
Donald Reed, San Jose State University
This course focuses on the scientific examination of the impact of the oceans on global society, and human impacts on the oceans, through web-based exercises, bulletin board discussions, and field studies of local ...

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Oceans

Inquiry into Earth and Space Science
Kyle Gray, University of Northern Iowa
Inquiry into Earth and Space Science is a semester-long content course developed for pre-service elementary teachers that uses inquiry learning to teach concepts related to rocks, minerals, groundwater, stream ...

Subject: Geoscience:Geology, Oceanography, Physics:Astronomy, Geoscience, , Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Meteorology
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Atmosphere, Solid Earth, Oceans

The Ocean Planet
Amber Harris, Norwich University
This course examines the Earth in three different settings. First, the Earth's place in the universe (origins of the universe, sun, Earth and other planets). Second, the Earth as a whole (Earth structure, ...

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography:Marine Resources, Environmental Science:Oceans and Coastal Resources, Geoscience:Oceanography, Geoscience

Introduction to Oceanography
Petra Dekens, San Francisco State University
Principles and components of the dynamic ocean system. Formation of ocean basins, oceanic influences on climate; currents; waves and tides; human relationship to and impact on the ocean; resources. Designed for ...

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography



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