OCN 201

Tentative Schedule

Laboratory & Assigned Readings
Fall 2017

(Dates are given for the Monday of the week.)

Week of Week # Lab Title Lab Reading




Aug 1
1
Introduction
                  
Aug 28
2
Polynesian Navigation
Navigation Reading
Sep 4
3
Earth Structure & Seafloor Physiography
Physiography Reading
Sep 11
4
Isostacy and Volcanism
Istostacy and Volcanism Reading
Sep 18
5
Plate Tectonics
Plate Tectonics Reading
Sep 25
6
Igneous and Sedimentary Rocks
Rock Reading
Oct 2
7
Coastal Sediments
Sediments Reading
Oct 9
8
Nutrients
Note: Paper Topics Due
Nutrients Reading
Oct 16
9
Thermohaline Circulation
Thermohaline Reading
Oct 23
10
Wave Energy & Surf Forcasting
Surf Reading
Oct 30
11El Niņo
Note: Rough Draft Due
El Niņo Reading
Nov 6
12 Carbon Dioxide Uptake & Ocean Acidification
CO2 Reading
Nov 13
13 Systematics and Ecology
Systematics Reading
Nov 20
14 Plankton: Microplankton & Macroplankton

Microplankton Reading

Macroplankton Reading

Nov 27
15 Mesopelagic Fish
Pelagic Reading
Dec 4
16 Student Presentations
Note: Final Drafts Due
                     





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Last modified: August 2017
Department of Oceanography