GEO 107 - Elements of Oceanography

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 CLASS SYLLABUS  LABORATORY SYLLABUS  CLASS FIELD TRIP
TEACHING ASSISTANTS  GRADES  ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Lecture Notes

Lecture 0: Introduction

Lecture 1: History of Oceanography

Lecture 2: Origin/Structure of the Earth

Lecture 3: The Earth's Ocean Basins

Lectures 4-5: Plate Tectonics

Lectures 6-7: The Earth's Atmosphere and Heat Budget

Lecture 8: Ocean Waves and Tides

Lectures 10-11: Surface Ocean Circulation

Lecture 12: The Nature and Properties of Water

Lecture 13: Variability of Water in the World's Oceans

Lecture 14: Deep Ocean Circulation

Lecture 15: Weathering and Erosion

Lecture 16: Marine Sedimentation

Lectures 17-18: Coastal Environments and Beach Processes

Lecture 19: Nutrients & Dissolved Gases in the World's Oceans

Lecture 20: Systematics of Marine Biology

Lecture 21: Marine Ecology - Trophic Levels and Food Webs

Lectures 22-24: Marine Ecosystems

Lecture 26: Coral Reef Ecosystems

Lectures 27-31: Paleoclimate/Paleoceanography

Lectures 32-33: Managing the Oceans - Ocean Resources

Lectures 34-35: Managing the Oceans: Ocean Pollution