Course Description
ENV195 Intro to Oceanography (6-3-6)

This course is designed to give the student a broad multidisciplinary survey of the physical, chemical, geological, and biological processes of the world's oceans. This course provides the conceptual framework, factual knowledge and analytical skills to deal with critical topics in oceanography, such as impact of ocean currents on weather and storm systems, wave dynamics and shore erosion, tides and sea-level rise flooding, biodiversity and economic importance of estuaries, coral reefs, and global climate change. PR: MAT 095 or equivalent

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