Field and Laboratory Studies of Coastal Processes

Course Type: 
EES
Code: 
3170
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
2
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Lab
Description: 

Introduction to the seashore and ocean system intended for educators. Topics include the origin of ocean basins, sediment, the chemistry and physics of water, tides, the biology of selected sub-environments and oceans, and the Earth system. The course is organized around a four-day field trip and a pre- and post-trip class meetings.