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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
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GEOS 3034 - Oceanography

4 (3-2)

(formerly 3133)

Prerequisite(s): GEOS 1134  or GEOS 1234  or BIOL 1144 ; or GNSC 1104  and GNSC 1204 ; or consent of the instructor.

An introduction to the physical, chemical, geological, and biological processes of the oceans.  Integration of tectonic biologic, ecologic, and chemical processes will be stressed.  Topics include bathymetry, ocean currents, hurricanes, atmospheric circulation, chemical cycles, marine biology, and the history of ocean exploration.  Labs include analysis of NASA and NOAA datasets.

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