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Oceanography: An Invitation to Marine Science
Tom Garrison
Brooks/Cole

5th ed. (2005)

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Lectures can be downloaded as pdf files within Oncourse




 
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Contents:

  • Links to student on-line guide at text website (Brooks/Cole) in left sidebar.
  • Links to in-class questions and learning prompts. (The versions will be updated as the course proceeds. Initially all of these pages are those from the Fall 2005 class)
  • Note: all of the slides shown in class can be viewed and downloaded as pdf files within Oncourse. They are in a folder entitled "Lecture Materials" within the 'In Touch' links for the class.

Timetable for Class Sessions, Exams and Exercises:
 
Dates Chpt.
Topic
Prompts
Quest.

Preamble and Introductory Themes
Jan. 9
Introduction and Class Description

Part I:
Geologic/Geographic Framework, Ocean Constituents/Structure

Jan. 11 1
Knowing the Ocean World
histP histq
Jan. 16 2
Origins
originsq
Jan. 18-25   3
Earth Structure and Plate Tectonics
Jan. 30 4
Continental Margins, Ocean Basins 
Feb. 1-8
5
Sediments
Feb. 13 6
Water and Ocean Structure
Feb. 15 7
Seawater Chemistry
Part II: 
Ocean/Atmosphere Interactions, Dynamic Processes in the Ocean
Feb. 20-22 8
Circulation of the Atmosphere
Feb. 27 - Mar. 8 9
Circulation of the Ocean
oceanP
Mar. 20 -22 10
Waves
wavesP
Mar. 22 -27 11
Tides
tidesP
Part III:
Fringes of the Ocean, Life in the Oceans, Environmental Issues
Apr. 5
12
Coasts
coastsP
Apr. 10 13
Life in the Ocean
lifeP
Apr. 12 14
Plankton, Algae and Plants
prodP
Apr. 17 15
Marine Animals
animalP
animalq
Apr. 17 16
Marine Communities
communP
communq
Apr. 19 17
Marine Resources
resourP
resourq
Apr. 24 18
Environmental Concerns
envirP
envirq
Apr. 26 Final Review Session




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