Oceanography Learning Projects (OCN)

Certificate Programs

We have the following certificate programs under Oceanography:

Oceanographic Practitioner Certificate (OCPC)

Must already have a SAC.

OCN 1 + OCN 2 + 2 electives + 2 research projects.

Suggested Electives: ATMS 1 Introduction to Atmospheric Science, BOT 1 Introduction to Botany, CMB 1 Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology, CHEM 1 Chemistry, CS 1 Introduction to Computer Science, ECT 1 Introduction to Electronics, ESCI 1 Introduction to Engineering Science, ENVS 1 Introduction to Environmental Science, GEO 1 Introduction to Geology, HYDR 1 Introduction to Hydrology, MATH 1 Mathematics, MATH 2 Methods of Mathematics, MICR 1 Introduction to Microbiology, PHYS 1 Physics, ZOO 1 Introduction to Zoology.

Learning Projects

OCN 1: Introduction to Oceanography

Lesson 1: Marine geology. Lesson 2: Ocean chemistry. Lesson 3: Ocean physics. Lesson 4: Ocean formation. Lesson 5: Oceanic flows and waves. Lesson 6: Atmosphere-ocean interactions. Lesson 7: Marine microorganisms. Lesson 8: Marine plants. Lesson 9: Marine animals. Lesson 10: Marine ecology.

OCN 2: Basic Methods of Oceanography

Lesson 1: The laboratory. Lesson 2: Laboratory safety. Lesson 3: Laboratory techniques. Lesson 4: Field oceanography. Lesson 5: Photography and digital photography. Lesson 6: Data acquisition. Lesson 7: Data analysis. Lesson 8: Error analysis. Lesson 9: Oceanic modeling. Lesson 10: Oceanic data on the Internet.

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