Course Details

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Cncpts in Phys Oceanography — MSL F419-UX1

Course Dates
75964 2021-08-23 to 2021-12-11 This course establishes the physical concepts that account for fluid motion of the oceans on our rotating earth. This course will include the role of the Coriolis force, ocean stratification, wind driven and thermohaline circulation, tides and the major ocean gyres and why they are present. The physical forces that influence biological production will be presented. These foundation concepts will be part of a well-rounded undergraduate program in marine science or establish the foundation for graduate students. Mark Johnson 3.00 Prerequisites: MATH F251X or PHYS F211X.

ESTIMATE of Tuition & Fees.

300-400 Level:  $846
Standard Fees:   $156
Departmental or Other Fees:   VARIES