OCEN 100  - Oceanography


Letter grade. Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 838 or ENGL 848 or ESL 400.

Description: Introduction to marine geology, chemistry, and biology. Includes the hydrologic cycle and properties of sea water and marine organisms; currents, waves, tides, coastal processes, and ecology of the ocean; continental drift; and sea-floor spreading. One or more field trips may be required. (AA: Area E5a, CSU: Area B1 or B2, UC: Area 5A)


College of San Mateo Department: Oceanography Number of Units: 3
This description is for the Spring 2018 term