BSc (120 credit hour) Concentrated Honours in Ocean Sciences - Tools and Concepts in Ocean Sciences I OCEA 2020   Tools and Concepts in Ocean Sciences I
CREDIT HOURS: 3
Students gain practical insights into oceanographic concepts introduced in OCEA 2001.03/2002.03 through lab exercises. Labs focus on navigation and position, instruments and calibration, ocean optics and acoustics, water movement, and basic marine chemistry. Labs involve data acquisition and analyses to develop quantitative skills. Students will become familiar with the 'R' programming language.
FORMAT: Lab
LAB HOURS PER WEEK: 3
COREQUISITES: OCEA 2001.03; or permission of instructor.
PREREQUISITES: MATH 1000.03; MATH 1060.03/STAT 1060.03 (or MATH 2060.03/STATS 2060.03); PHYC 1190/1290.03 (or PHYC 1310.03/1320.03 or PHYC 1300.06); at least one of: CHEM 1011.03/1012.03, ERTH 1080.03/1090.03, or BIOL 1010/1011 or (BIOL 1020.03/1021.03); or permission of instructor.