OCEN 100  - Oceanography at Cañada College for Fall 2017 (CRN :  95964)


OCEN 100 OCEANOGRAPHY

Units (Grade Option) 3; Class Hours: 48-54 lecture hours/semester; Recommended: Eligibility for READ 836 and ENGL 836; or ENGL 847 or ESL 400; Prerequisite(s): None.

Description: A study of the physical, chemical, geological, and biological aspects of oceans with an emphasis on the methods of scientific investigation. Topics include the origin and evolution of oceans, plate tectonics, currents, waves, tides coastal processes and landforms, ocean life and ecology, and recent discoveries. Field trips may be required. Transfer: CSU: B1, B2, UC. (IGETC: 5A, 5B)


This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course. http://www.smccd.edu/degateway/self_assessment.php

Prior to the start date of the online course, the instructor should email students using their my.smccd.edu school email account. All official school communications are directed to your my.smccd.edu email account. To learn how to forward your my.smccd.edu email to your primary email account, go to Redirecting Email tutorial page. If you have not received an email from your instructor by the start date of the course, you can contact the instructor at their email address: jamesb@smccd.edu.

Cañada College MAP                          Department: Oceanography                          Number of Units: 3       

Textbook: View textbook in Bookstore

IGETC: 5A-Physical Science - Canada and 5B-Biological Sci - Canada

CSU:   B1-Physical Science - Canada and B2-Life Science - Canada



Waitlist: 1 student




Section Information as of Monday, October 23rd 2017 - 04:32:22 am

Instructor Email: jamesb@smccd.edu.

Instructor Meeting Date Meeting Time Days Building Room Section Session
James,B 08/16-12/15 TBA ONLN OLH Online




Critical Dates for this Course
Last day to add class: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop with a refund: 29-AUG-2017
Last day to drop without a "W": 04-SEP-2017
Last day to drop with a "W": 15-NOV-2017



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