Oceanography - MSC 160


Student Resources

 

Lectures

  1. Intro & History of Oceanography
  2. World Ocean Origins
  3. Plate Tectonics
  4. Seafloor Features
  5. Ocean Sediments
  6. Ocean Chemistry
  7. Ocean Physics
  8. Ocean & Atmosphere
  9. Surface & Deep Circulation
  10. Ocean Waves
  11. Ocean Tides

 

Readings & Handouts

  1. Presentation Assignment - Handout
  2. The Scientific Talk & Hints for Your Presentation - Handout
  3. "Origin of water in the terrestrial planets" - Additional Reading
  4. Map Making - Additional Reading
  5. Standard Time & Time Zones - Additional Reading
  6. Time Zones Map - Handout
  7. The Science of Bathymetry - Additional Reading
  8. Bathymetric Chart Reading - Additional Reading
  9. SOFAR Channel Reading - Additional Reading
  10. Sediments Reading - Additional Reading
  11. Assignment #6 - Take Home Assignment
  12. Assignment #7 - Take Home Assignment
  13. Assignment #8 - Take Home Assignment

 

Reviews

1. Oceanography Intro & History (review slides) - Chapter 1

2. Ocean Origins Study Guide - Chapter 2

3. Plate Techtonics Study Guide -Chapter 3

4. Seafloor Features Study Guide - Chapter 4

5. Ocean Sediments Study Guide - Chapter 5

6. Ocean Chemistry Study Guide - Chapter 6

7. For Chapter 7 review, see Assignment #7 (above)

8. Ocean-Atmosphere Study Guide - Chapter 8

9. Waves & Tides Study Guide - Chapters 10 & 11