Graduate Programs

Spring 2008 Course and Curriculum

SPRING 2008 COURSE AND CURRICULUM

REVISED 3/5/08

Classes begin January 14, 2008
Classes end April 25, 2008
Final exams April 30 — May 7, 2008

APPLIED MARINE PHYSICS

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR.
AMP 509 01 Coastal Physics and Engineering 3 MW 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm ARR Van de Kreeke
AMP 531 O Ocean Measurements 3 TR 10:30 am - 11:45 am MSC 125 DeFerrari, H.
AMP 535 N Intro to Underwater Acoustics 3 TR 9:00 am - 10:15 am MSC 125 Hahn, T.
AMP 690 S Mechanics and Thermodynamics of the Air-Sea Interface   TR 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm MSC 125 Donelan, M. and Haus, B.
AMP 705 01 Special Project 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Drennan
AMP 710 01 Master's Thesis 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Drennan
AMP 720 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Drennan
AMP 730 01 Doctoral Dissertation 1 - 12 ARR ARR ARR Drennan
AMP 750 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Drennan

MARINE AND ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR.
MAC 605 GH Chemical Oceanography 3 MW 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm S/A 236 Fine, R.
MAC 670 FY Seminar in MAC 1 W 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm Seminar Room Fine, R.
MAC 705 01 Special Report 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Fine
MAC 710 01 Master's Thesis 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Fine
MAC 720 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Fine
MAC 730 01 Doctoral Dissertation 1 - 12 ARR ARR ARR Fine
MAC 750 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Fine

MARINE AFFAIRS AND POLICY

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR.  
MAF 501 Q Political Ecology of Resource Management 3 T R 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm MAF Conf Rm Meltzoff  
MAF 505 01 Fieldwork in Coastal Cultures 3 ARR ARR ARR Meltzoff  
MAF 506 01 Advance Fieldwork in Coastal Cultures 3 ARR ARR ARR Meltzoff  
MAF 510 S Environmental Policy & the Environmental Impact Statement 3 TR 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm S/A 114 Suman  
MAF 513 CD Aquaculture Management II 3 M W 10:30 am - 11:45 am S/A114 Benetti  
MAF 516 O Ocean Policy and Development and Analysis 3 T R 10: 30 am - 11:45 am S/A 114 McManus  
MAF 518 HJ Coastal Zone Management 3 MW 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm S/A 114 Suman  
MAF 526 T Marine Cultural Resource Management 3 T R 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm S/A 114 Gifford  
MAF 562 BC Intro to Spatial Analysis 3 M W 9:00 am - 10:15 am NCORE Conf Rm Villanueva  
MAF 577 01 Coastal Conservation and Development — Field course in Bocas del Toro, Panama 3 ARR ARR ARR Suman  
MAF 610 GH International Ocean Law 3 M W 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm S/A114 Moreno  
MAF 705 01 M.A. Internship 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Villanueva  
MAF 710 01 Master's Thesis 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Villanueva  
MAF 720 01 MS Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Villanueva  
MAF 725 01 Continuous Registration - Masters Study 0 ARR ARR ARR Villanueva  

MARINE BIOLOGY AND FISHERIES

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR  
MBF 514 01 Tropical Marine Biology: A field course 3 ARR ARR ARR Gruber Special Dates: Jan 4–13, 2008
Lab fee $595
MBF 573 01 Special Topics in Marine Biology 2 TR 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm S/A 236 Cowens and Sponaugle  
MBF 574 FG Graduate Physiology 3 MW 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm S/A 120 Oleksiak  
MBF 586 Q Environmental Biology of Fishes 3 TR 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm S/A 114 Grosell  
MBF 602 GZ Biological Oceanography Seminar 1 F 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Seminar Room Fieber  
MBF 610 O Physical Environment of Marine Organisms 3 T R 10:30 am - 11:45 am S/A 120 Bakun  
MBF 613 N Marine Population Dynamics 3 TR 9:00 am - 10:15 am S/A 120 Die and Ehrhardt  
MBF 671 DE Oceanic Productivity 3 MW 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm S/A 120 Hitchcock  
MBF 705 01 Special Projects 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Crawford  
MBF 710 01 Master's Thesis 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Crawford  
MBF 720 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Crawford  
MBF 730 01 Doctoral Dissertation 1 - 12 ARR ARR ARR Crawford  
MBF 750 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Crawford  

MARINE GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR.  
MGG 514 01 Geophysics 3 ARR ARR ARR Becker  
MGG 541 01 Field Evaluation of Fossil Platforms, Margins and Basins 2 ARR ARR ARR McNeill Field course: Dominican Republic - Special dates
MGG 583 01 Scanning Electron Microscopy 2 F 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm ARR Blackwelder  
MGG 584 01 Geologic Aspects of Reefs 3 ARR ARR ARR Ginsburg  
MGG 601 01 Seminar in MGG 1 M 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Seminar Room Ginsburg  
MGG 620 01 Satellite Radar Interferometry in the Earth Sciences 3 ARR ARR ARR Amelung  
MGG 662 O Comparative Sedimentology 3 RF 10:30 am - 11:45 am MGG Conf Rm Eberli  
MGG 676 CD Paleoclimatology 3 MW 10:30 am - 11:45 am MGG Conf Rm Peterson  
MGG 700 01 Practical Training and Internship 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Harrison  
MGG 705 01 Special Report 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Harrison  
MGG 710 01 Master's Thesis 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Harrison  
MGG 720 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Harrison  
MGG 730 01 Doctoral Dissertation 1 - 12 ARR ARR ARR Harrison  
MGG 750 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Harrison  

METEOROLOGY AND PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR
MPO 531 S Physical Meteorology 3 TR 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm MSC 343 Zuidema
MPO 561 O Tropical Meteorology 3 TR 10:30 am - 11:45 am MSC 343 Chen
MPO 601 GY Seminars in Meteorology and Physical Oceanography 1 W 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Seminar Room Mapes
MPO 611 FG Geophysical Fluid Dynamics II 3 MW 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm MSC 329 Kamenkovich
MPO 612 Q Large Scale Ocean Circulation: Models and Observations 3 T R 1:30 pm - 2:45 pm MSC 329 Johns
MPO 623 N Statistical Analysis of Geophysical Data 3 TR 9:00 am - 10:15 am MSC 329 Leaman
MPO 624 DE Statistical Modeling of Geophysical Fields 3 MW 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm MSC 343 Mariano
MPO 632 T Climate Dynamics 3 TR 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm MSC 343 Kirtman and Zhang
MPO 650 CD Coastal Ocean Circulation 3 MW 10:30 am - 11:45 am MSC 125 Mooers
MPO 663 HJ Convective and Mesoscale Meteorology 3 MW 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm MSC 343 Mapes
MPO 665 CD General Circulation of the Atmosphere 3 M W 10:30 am - 11:45 am MSC 329 Nolan
MPO 705 01 Special Project 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Ozgokmen
MPO 710 01 Master's Thesis 1 - 4 ARR ARR ARR Ozgokmen
MPO 720 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Ozgokmen
MPO 730 01 Doctoral Dissertation 1 - 12 ARR ARR ARR Ozgokmen
MPO 750 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Ozgokmen

RSMAS GENERAL COURSES

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR.
RSM 500 01 Research Diving Techniques 3 MW 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm S/A 120 Gomez, R.
RSM 571 S Polar Science 3 TR 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm S/A 120 Minnett, Smith, Hansell, Kadko, Atlas
RSM 600 01 Research Ethics 0 ARR ARR ARR Goodman
RSM 620 CD Object Oriented Programming and Agent Based Modelling for Marine Scientists 3 MW 10:30 am - 11:45 am NCORE 1st floor CIMAS McManus, John