GEOSCI 222 - Introductory Oceanography
Section: 001
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Geological Sciences (GEOSCI)
Department: LSA Earth & Environmental Sciences
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS, QR/2
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in AOSS 203.
Waitlist Capacity:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course explores the oceans of Earth, their circulation, biology, chemistry, geology of the sea floor, and marine resources. Emphasis is on understanding the oceans as a single ecosystem.

While GEOSCI 222.001 students are encouraged to take the lab, GEOSCI 223, it is not required.

GEOSCI 222 - Introductory Oceanography
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
MWF 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: See section 002 for the Gateway Science Course section. Note: Lab, GEOSCI 223, is NOT required for Sec 001 students.
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ISBN: 9780393926293
Introduction to ocean sciences, Author: Douglas A. Segar ; with contributions from Elaine Stamman Segar., Publisher: W. W. Norton & Co. 2nd ed. 2006
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