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GEO:113Oceanography3

This introductory Oceanography course focuses on the geological aspects of oceanography combined with the physical, chemical and biological processes in the ocean. Topics covered include the origin of the Universe, Earth and life, plate tectonics, waves, atmosphere and marine life. Special emphasis is placed on worldwide, human-induced changes within the marine environment. Prerequisite: Reading Proficiency.