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(OCEN 201) Oceanography and Marine Science

Introduction to oceanography, including structure and formation of ocean basins and their characteristic features, properties of sea water, distribution of temperature and dissolved substances in the ocean, ocean currents, waves, tides, interrelationships of the biotic community with the environment, and man and the sea. Several field trips will be taken. $120 fee required.

Credit Hours 3.0 Lecture
Prerequisites Any college-level natural science course of CHEM, BIOL, PHYS, PHSC, GEOL, or ASTR
Offered Fall, Winter, Spring
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