Marine Geospatial Information Science

Course Details

  • Acronym OCEAN 452
  • Instructor(s) Emily Roland
  • Quarter Autumn 2019
  • Credits 3
  • Meeting Times M 2:30-3:50 and lab
  • Location OCN 425
  • Fullfills Climate Minor Core Requirement

Course Description

Introduces the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), seafloor mapping, hydrographic surveying, and spatial analysis in ocean science. Emphasizes sampling and analysis of spatially-referenced data about the coastal and marine environments, integrating these technologies in an applied research setting. Offered: jointly with FISH 452; A.