FRESHMAN SPRING: Wilmington, NC to
This course covers the skills necessary to
live and work safely aboard oceangoing research vessels.
Emphasis is placed on maintaining a 24-hour navigation log
and weather watch and safely conducting over-the-side biological
sampling operations. Upon completion, students should be
able to maintain a weather log, plot a cruise track, and
safely use biological sampling gear.
- Course Hours Per Week: Class 0, Lab 3.
- Semester Hours Credit: 1.
- Prerequisite: MSC 110.
- Corequisite: Full time Marine Technology enrollment
or permission of the Department Chair.