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OCEA& 101 INTRODUCTION TO OCEANOGRAPHY • 5 Cr.

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Oceanography

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General survey of geological, physical, chemical, and biological oceanography. Includes history of oceanography, origin of ocean basins, plate tectonics, sea floor, waves, tides, currents, properties of water, composition of seawater, ocean productivity, pelagic environment, benthic environment, coastal processes, marine resources, and pollution. Prerequisite: Eligibility for both ENGL& 101 and MATH 090/091. (NS)

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