EOSC 573 · Methods in Oceanography

Learning Goals

  • To learn about field methods in the major branches of oceanography
  • To gain practical experience in carrying out field observations
  • To develop and carry out a research project involving:
    • Writing a research proposal
    • Planning a field program
    • Obtaining field measurements to address the question proposed
    • Analyzing the field measurements
    • Presenting results orally at a 'conference'
    • Presenting the results in the form of a journal-style article