Oceanography - MSC 160


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Final Exam Review with Heather Stoker

Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013 in S-205

  • 1100-1300 (Uniform)
  • 1300-1500 (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 make-up hour scheduled from 1100-1150.
    • Independent Project Presentations
      • Please email your PowerPoint file to Ms. Degan 24 hours before you present!

Victor (D2):

  • Monday:
    • There is a make-up hour scheduled from 1100-1150.
    • 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

Make-up hours:

  • Uniform (Friday 1100-1150)
    • December 13
  • Victor (Monday 1100-1150)
    • December 9

Week of 11/25/2013

Tuesday through Friday we have off for Thanksgiving. Happy Turkey Day!

Victor (D2):

  • Monday:
    • There is a make-up hour scheduled from 1100-1150.
    • 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: In-class Assignment on waves
  • Friday:
    • There is a make-up hour scheduled from 1100-1150.
    • Quiz on Chapter 8
    • Tides lecture

Victor (D2):

  • Monday:
    • Chapter 8 lecture and In-class Assignment
    • There is a make-up hour scheduled from 1100-1150.
  • Wednesday: Quiz on Chapter 8 and beginning of Tides lecture
  • Thursday: Tides lecture

Make-up hours:

  • Uniform (Friday 1100-1150)
    • December 6 & 13
  • Victor (Monday 1100-1150)
    • 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:
    • In-class assignment #7 is due at the beginning of class.
    • Quiz #5 on Chapter 7
  • Wednesday: Chapter 8 lecture material
  • Friday:
    • There is a make-up hour scheduled from 1100-1150.
    • We are heading to the computer lab to work on the Independent Projects.

Victor (D2):

  • Monday:
    • There is a make-up hour scheduled from 1100-1150.
    • We are heading to the computer lab to work on the Independent Projects.
  • Wednesday: In-class assignment #7
  • Thursday: Quiz #5 on Chapter 7

Make-up hours:

  • Uniform (Friday 1100-1150)
    • November 22
  • Victor (Monday 1100-1150)
    • 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: In-class Assignment on Chapter 7
  • Wednesday: Quiz on Chapter 7
  • Friday:
    • There is a make-up hour scheduled from 1100-1150.
    • 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

Make-up hours:

  • Uniform (Friday 1100-1150)
    • November 15 and 22
  • Victor (Monday 1100-1150)
    • 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 make-up hour scheduled from 1100-1150.
    • We are heading to the computer lab to analyze our data.
  • Wednesday & Thursday
    • In-class 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 make-up hour scheduled from 1100-1150
    • We are heading to the computer lab to analyze our data.

Victor (D2):

  • CRUISE
    • No class this week

Make-up hours:

  • Uniform (Friday 1100-1150)
    • October 25, November 15 and 22
  • Victor (Monday 1100-1150)
    • 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 1-5

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: In-class Assignment #4
  • Thursday: In-class 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: In-class Assignment #3 Due; Quiz #3
  • Wednesday: Chapter 5 lecture
  • Friday: Chapter 5 lecture

Victor (D2):

  • Monday: In-class 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 In-class Assignment #3
  • Wednesday: In-class Assignment #3
  • Friday: Quiz #3 & Independent Project work

Victor (D2):

  • Monday: Finishing Chapter 3&4 lecture
  • Wednesday: In-class Assignment #3
  • Thursday: In-class 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 In-class 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):

  • In-class 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
  • In-class 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: