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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 ...
Steve Hurst, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Introductory general science and general education survey course on oceanography. Includes treatment of geologic, chemical, physical and biological oceanography in 3 lectures per week.
Marine Sediments: Source, Sinks, and Significance
Carol Pride, Savannah State University
This course covers the basics of sedimentology; coastal, estuarine and shelf geological processes; and paleoceanographic interpretation of deep sea sediment records. The course will focus on a transect extending ...
Course profile: Oceans and Our Global Environment
Simon Brassell, Indiana University Entry level oceanography course, 71-150 students Information for this profile was provided by Simon Brassell in 2007. Information is also available on the course website. Jump ...
Buffalo State College - Oceanography
Jill Singer, Buffalo State - SUNY
This non-lab based course is open to all students, including geology and earth science majors. It is taken by prospective elementary teachers (often those earning a concentration in science) and secondary science ...
David Griffing, Hartwick College
This course examines the oceans and related marine environments from a Earth System science perspective. Selected selected oceanic settings will serve as the focal point for a more in-depth examination of ocean ...
Marine Environmental Geology
Course taught by Prof. Ed Laine, Bowdoin College (email@example.com) and Cathryn Field, Lab Instructor (firstname.lastname@example.org). Example compiled by Suzanne Savanick, Science Education Resource Center (email@example.com).
This course is an introduction to the aspects of marine geology and oceanography that affect the environment and marine resources. Service-learning is an essential component of how students learn about the earth. We deliver part of the content of this course by arranging for students to solve a problem with a local community partner.
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Oceans:Ocean Basin Topography, Biosphere, Solid Earth, Oceans, Hydrology:Surface Water, Hydrology
Interpreting the History, Geology, and Ecology of Monterey Bay
Course instructor: Dr. Steve Moore, California State University, Monterey Bay Example compiled by Suzanne Savanick, Science Education Resource Center.
This is a 2-unit Service Learning option associated with the "Special Topics: The History, Geology, and Ecology of Monterey Bay" course. Students will learn about Monterey Bay in the special topics course and will share their knowledge with K-12 grade children at local schools by participating in the Virtual Canyon Project.
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Solid Earth, Biosphere, :Ecology, Oceans:Biological Oceanography, Ocean Basin Topography
Carla Whittington, Highline Community College
This is an introductory-level lecture and activity based course focused on geologic hazards in the Pacific Northwest: earthquakes, tsunami, volcanic eruptions, and landslides. Students are required to access the ...
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Surface Processes:Weathering, Erosion, Mass Wasting, Coastal Processes, Solid Earth:Volcanoes, Human Dimensions, Solid Earth:Earthquakes, Human Dimensions:Natural Hazards
Natural Hazards and Disasters
Corrie Neighbors, University of California-Riverside
Natural Hazards and Disasters applies the basic principles of science to the recognition and analysis of natural hazards and the mitigation of related disasters. Students learn about the scientific causes and ...
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Surface Processes:Rivers and Lakes, Weathering, Erosion, Mass Wasting, Coastal Processes, Solid Earth:Volcanoes, Hydrology:Surface Water, Human Dimensions:Natural Hazards, Solid Earth:Earthquakes, Human Dimensions