Recommended Schedule of Courses

Marine Technology Curriculum

Course Hours Per Week

Class

Lab/ Shop

Work Exp.

Semester Hours Credit

First Semester (Fall)
CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy 1 2 0 2
MSC 110 Training Cruise I 0 3 0 1
MSC 122 Boat Handling/ Seamanship 2 3 0 3
MSC 132 Fishing Gear Technology I 2 3 0 3
MSC 172 Marine Biology 2 3 0 3
    7 14 0 12
 
Second Semester (Spring)
MAT 121 Algebra / Trigonometry I 2 2 0 3
MSC 112 Training Cruise II 0 3 0 1
MSC 124 Industrial Skills 1 4 0 3
MSC 150 Navigation 2 3 0 3
MSC 154 Marine Photography 2 2 0 3
MSC 276 Marine Vertebrate Zoology 3 2 0 4
  10 16 0 17
 
Third Semester (Summer)
MSC 114 Training Cruise III 0 3 0 1
MSC 126 Marine Engines 1 2 0 2
MSC 134 Fishing Gear Technology II 1 2 0 2
MSC 152 Marine Instrumentation 1 2 0 2
ENG 111 Expository Writing 3 0 0 3
    6 9 0 10
 
Fourth Semester (Fall)
  Social/ Behavioral Science Elective 3 0 0 3
  Humanities / Fine Arts Elective 3 0 0 3
MSC 160 Oceanography 4 0 0 4
MSC 216 Training Cruise IV 0 3 0 1
MSC 258 CAD & Multimedia Presentations 0 3 0 2
MSC 174 Marine Invertebrate Zoology 3 2 0 4
    13 8 0 17
 
Fifth Semester (Spring)
ELN 114 Marine Electronics 1 2 0 2
ENG 114 Professional Research and Reporting 3 0 0 3
MSC 220 Marine GIS 2 2 0 3
MSC 218 Training Cruise V 0 3 0 1
MSC 254 Marine Data Processing 1 3 0 2
MSC 256 Cartography/ Hydrographic Surveying 1 3 0 2
MSC 180 Water Analysis 2 3 0 3
  10 16 0 16
  CURRICULAR Class Lab/ Shop Work Exp Semester Hours Credit
  TOTALS: 46 63 0 72