MBIO 2500 Oceanography/Lab
(OS) Halmos Coll of Nat Sci & Ocn
(OMES) OS - Marine & Environ Sciences
This introductory course for the marine biology major will expose the student to more comprehensive principles of physical, chemical and geological oceanography, and functions as a complementary course to Marine Biology (MBIO 2410). Oceanographic sampling and laboratory analysis techniques will be covered. Prerequisite: BIOL 1510 or BIOL 1510H. Frequency: Every Winter. (Description Last Updated: Fall 2016 (201720))
- Describe how scientists have contributed to our understanding of oceanography through history.
- Explain applications of oceanography in ancient and modern societies.
- Document how physical, chemical, geological and biological processes relate to our understanding of oceanography.
- Describe how marine organisms are distributed and function in the ocean.
- Illustrate and identify the major currents of the world's oceans.
- Use the Internet to search and retrieve information about Oceanography.
- Produce laboratory reports that demonstrate an understanding of the scientific method, basic statistical analyses, and the ability to read and interpret data.
- Develop an aesthetic, literary and spiritual appreciation of the ocean.
|Current Course Offerings|
|201730||31996||01/09 - 05/03/2017||Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus||Hirons, Amy|
|201730||31997||01/09 - 05/03/2017||Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus||Hirons, Amy|
|Future Course Offerings (Subject To Change)|
|No courses currently scheduled|
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