EESC 3620 Oceanography

3 hours; 3 credits

The integrated science of the world's oceans. Ocean regulation of Earth's climate; the nature of ocean life; spatial and temporal patterns and variability in ocean parameters; ocean biogeochemistry; one or more field trips.

Prerequisites: Earth and Environmental Sciences 1101 or 1201; Earth and Environmental Sciences 3100 or Chemistry 1040 or Chemistry 1100 or their equivalent.


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