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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

Oceanography
Kent Syverson, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Catalog description: Survey of the world oceans with emphasis on geologic processes. Also includes chemical, physical, and biological aspects of the sea. Investigates human interaction with the marine environment.

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:Climate feedbacks, Geoscience:Oceanography:Ocean-Climate Interactions, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change:Anthropogenic causes, Greenhouse effect, Global change modeling, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:El Nino, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change, Climate Change:Paleoclimate records, Greenhouse gas emissions, 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

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, , GeoscienceAtmospheric ScienceMeteorology
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

The Oceans
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.

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography

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 ...

Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography



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