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This course studies the world's oceans. It is designed as an introductory course that leads the students through the story of oceanography. The course examines the tremendous variety of life found within the oceans, the structure and size of the oceans, the properties of the water found within oceans, the economic resources of the seas, the currents and tides, the coastal environments, the history of the oceans and the study of the seas. The course concludes by examining some of the issues dealing with our oceans including environmental, whaling, fishing, hurricanes and more. The final lesson deals with the beauty of the seas including looks at many of the world's most beautiful island paradises and travel destinations.
Required SoftwareMS PowerPoint (not included with course materials)
|Online Learning||Required Books for Online Learning|
|800||May 9 - Aug 15||Online||$451.93|