Oceanography  MSC 160
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Final Exam Review with Heather Stoker
Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013 in S205
 11001300 (Uniform)
 13001500 (Victor)
Week of 12/09/2013
Uniform (D1):
 Tuesday:
 Study for Final Exam
 Review Guides can be found in the Student Resources folder
 Wednesday:
 Final Exam
 #2 pencil and calculator required
 Friday:
 There is a makeup hour scheduled from 11001150.
 Independent Project Presentations
 Please email your PowerPoint file to Ms. Degan 24 hours before you present!
Victor (D2):
 Monday:
 There is a makeup hour scheduled from 11001150.
 Independent Project Presentations
 Please email your PowerPoint file to Ms. Degan 24 hours before you present!
 Wednesday:
 Study for Final Exam
 Review Guides can be found in the Student Resources folder
 Thursday:
 Final Exam
 #2 pencil and calculator required
Makeup hours:
 Uniform (Friday 11001150)
 December 13
 Victor (Monday 11001150)
 December 9
Week of 11/25/2013
Tuesday through Friday we have off for Thanksgiving. Happy Turkey Day!
Victor (D2):
 Monday:
 There is a makeup hour scheduled from 11001150.
 We are heading to the computer lab to work on the Independent Projects.
Week of 12/02/2013
Uniform (D1):
 Tuesday: Finishing Chapter 8 lecture material
 Wednesday: Inclass Assignment on waves
 Friday:
 There is a makeup hour scheduled from 11001150.
 Quiz on Chapter 8
 Tides lecture
Victor (D2):
 Monday:
 Chapter 8 lecture and Inclass Assignment
 There is a makeup hour scheduled from 11001150.
 Wednesday: Quiz on Chapter 8 and beginning of Tides lecture
 Thursday: Tides lecture
Makeup hours:
 Uniform (Friday 11001150)
 December 6 & 13
 Victor (Monday 11001150)
 November 25
 December 2 & 9
Week of 11/18/2013
Extra Credit Reminder: UNCW's Biology department has their entire seminar series posted. Check it out: Fall 2013 Seminars
Refer to your Independent Project handout for details on the extra credit assignment!
Uniform (D1):
 Tuesday:
 Inclass assignment #7 is due at the beginning of class.
 Quiz #5 on Chapter 7
 Wednesday: Chapter 8 lecture material
 Friday:
 There is a makeup hour scheduled from 11001150.
 We are heading to the computer lab to work on the Independent Projects.
Victor (D2):
 Monday:
 There is a makeup hour scheduled from 11001150.
 We are heading to the computer lab to work on the Independent Projects.
 Wednesday: Inclass assignment #7
 Thursday: Quiz #5 on Chapter 7
Makeup hours:
 Uniform (Friday 11001150)
 November 22
 Victor (Monday 11001150)
 November 18 and 25
Week of 11/11/2013
Extra Credit Reminder: UNCW's Biology department has their entire seminar series posted. Check it out: Fall 2013 Seminars
Refer to your Independent Project handout for details on the extra credit assignment!
Uniform (D1):
 Tuesday: Inclass Assignment on Chapter 7
 Wednesday: Quiz on Chapter 7
 Friday:
 There is a makeup hour scheduled from 11001150.
 We are heading to the computer lab to work on the Independent Projects.
Victor (D2):
 Monday:
 Quiz on Chapter 6
 Beginning Chapter 7 lecture
 Wednesday & Thursday
 Chapter 7 lecture material
Makeup hours:
 Uniform (Friday 11001150)
 November 15 and 22
 Victor (Monday 11001150)
 November 18 and 25
Week of 11/04/2013
Extra Credit Reminder: UNCW's Biology department has their entire seminar series posted. Check it out: Fall 2013 Seminars
Refer to your Independent Project handout for details on the extra credit assignment!
Uniform (D1):
 Tuesday: Quiz #4 on Chapter 6
 Wednesday & Friday: Chapter 7 lecture
Victor (D2):
 Monday
 There is a makeup hour scheduled from 11001150.
 We are heading to the computer lab to analyze our data.
 Wednesday & Thursday
 Inclass Lab Activity
Week of 10/28/2013
Extra Credit Reminder: UNCW's Biology department has their entire seminar series posted. Check it out: Fall 2013 Seminars
Refer to your Independent Project handout for details on the extra credit assignment!
Uniform (D1):
 Tuesday & Wednesday: Continuation of Chapter 6 lecture
 Friday: Lab Activity on weather fronts
Victor (D2):
 CRUISE on Monday
 Return to regular classes on Wednesday
 Midterm and Proposal grades
 Chapter 6 lecture material
Week of 10/21/2013
Uniform (D1):
 Tuesday: Return of midterms
 Wednesday: Chapter 6 lecture
 Friday: There is a makeup hour scheduled from 11001150
 We are heading to the computer lab to analyze our data.
Victor (D2):
 CRUISE
 No class this week
Makeup hours:
 Uniform (Friday 11001150)
 October 25, November 15 and 22
 Victor (Monday 11001150)
 November 4, November 18 and 25
Week of 10/14/2013
Data collection for your Independent Projects should have started on October 1st. You will be required to present a subset of your data to Ms. Degan by the end of this week. Details on what is required will be discussed in class.
Uniform (D1):
 Tuesday: Continuation of Chapter 5 lecture material.
 Wednesday: Density activity and Midterm Review
 Friday: Midterm Exam
Victor (D2):
 Monday: Completion of Chapter 5 lecture
 Wednesday: Midterm Review
 Thursday: Midterm Exam
MIDTERM EXAMS:
Chapters 15
Uniform:
 Friday, Oct. 18, 2013
Victor:
 Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013
Week of 10/07/2013
Data collection for your Independent Projects should have started on October 1st. You will be required to present a subset of your data to Ms. Degan sometime over the next couple of weeks. Details on what is required will be discussed in class.
Uniform (D1):
 CRUISE
 Class is not meeting this week
Victor (D2):
 Monday: Continuation of Chapter 5 lecture
 Wednesday: Inclass Assignment #4
 Thursday: Inclass Assignment #4
Week of 09/30/2013
Project Proposals are due by 1200 (noon) on Monday, Sept. 30. Please submit a hard copy to Ms. Degan. A rubric for the proposal and a proposal example (Introduction and Methods sections) are available in Student Resources!!!!
Uniform (D1):
 Tuesday: Inclass Assignment #3 Due; Quiz #3
 Wednesday: Chapter 5 lecture
 Friday: Chapter 5 lecture
Victor (D2):
 Monday: Inclass Assignment #3 Due; Review for quiz & work on projects
 Wednesday: Quiz #3
 Thursday: Chapter 5 lecture
Week of 09/23/2013
Uniform (D1):
 Tuesday: Finish Chapter 3&4 lecture and start Inclass Assignment #3
 Wednesday: Inclass Assignment #3
 Friday: Quiz #3 & Independent Project work
Victor (D2):
 Monday: Finishing Chapter 3&4 lecture
 Wednesday: Inclass Assignment #3
 Thursday: Inclass Assignment #3
Week of 09/16/2013
Ms. Degan is on cruise this week. Ms. Daniel will be covering her classes.
Uniform (D1):
 Tuesday: Quiz #2 on Chapter 2
 Wednesday & Friday: Chapter 3 & 4 lecture
Victor (D2):
 Monday: Finishing Inclass Assignment #2 & studying for the quiz
 Wednesday: Quiz #2
 Thursday: Chapter 3 & 4 lecture
Week of 09/09/2013
Uniform (D1):

Continuation of Chapter 2 lecture material
Victor (D2):
 Inclass Assignment #1 and the next Group activity
 Quiz #1 on Monday
Week of 09/02/2013
No class on Monday (Labor Day)
Both Sections:
 Continuation of Chapter 1 lecture material
 Inclass Assignment #1 and the next Group activity
 I'll try to have the misconceptions group assignment graded by this week
Week of 08/26/2013
Both Sections:
 Please read Chapter 1 in the textbook for this week.
 Please read the History of Oceanography on the following website:
 We will be covering Lecture 1. The .pdf is available in Student Resources.
Week of 08/19/2013
Welcome to MSC 160!
 Please read Chapter 1 in the textbook for this week.
 Please read the History of Oceanography on the following website: