102 The Changing Oceans

Ocean 102 has been designed to present an alternative view of basic oceanography. The course focuses on how the ocean drives our planet’s climate system and how humans have altered marine and coastal environments. Students consider societal factors affecting progress in marine science, changing popular attitudes toward the oceans, and key current policy implications of marine science. Topics are divided into four units. An exam is administered at the end of each unit.

102 The Changing Oceans

Ocean 102 has been designed to present an alternative view of basic oceanography. The course focuses on how the ocean drives our planet’s climate system and how humans have altered marine and coastal environments. Students consider societal factors affecting progress in marine science, changing popular attitudes toward the oceans, and key current policy implications of marine science. Topics are divided into four units. An exam is administered at the end of each unit.