Dr. Robert Stewart's Physical Oceanography Class Page

Robert Stewart, Department of Oceanography, Texas A&M University

This homepage for an introductory physical oceanography course provides the class syllabus, an outline of clearly defined learning goals, and an interactive lecture schedule with links to text and graphics for each topic. Homework assignments, links to PDF and online versions of class text, and a detailed semester review including sample exam questions are also provided. Also featured is a list of links to several hundred other sites that cover the spectrum of oceanographic and educational topics on the web. This site does an excellent job of presenting an entire semester of material in a concise and functional way, with clear learning goals and outcomes for students.

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Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography, Oceanography:Chemical, Physical
Resource Type: Course Information:Course Site
Grade Level: College Lower (13-14)
Ocean Environments: Deep Waters, Surface Waters, Coastal and Estuarine
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:OceanographyKeyword: goal-oriented learning