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Course Name: Introduction to Oceanography Laboratory
Course Number: OCEA 10L
  • Students will be able to interpret information displayed in graphs, tables, charts, and maps.
  • Students will be able to apply simple mathematical formulas and tools to determine rate of motion of tectonic plates, physical characteristics of ocean waves (e.g. velocity), bathymetry, and chemical characteristics of seawater.
  • Students will be able to collect and analyze ocean salinity, temperature, water depth, and pH data.
  • Students will be able to apply the scientific method in analyzing oceanographic data and interpreting ocean processes.
  • Students will be able to describe the steps involved in obtaining results in a scientific investigation.