Graduate Programs

Spring 2010 Course and Curriculum

REVISED 02/25/2010

Classes Begin: January 19, 2010
Classes End: April 30, 2010
Final Exams: May 5 - May 12, 2010

APPLIED MARINE PHYSICS

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR.
AMP 531 QR Ocean Measurements 3 TR 1:30pm–2:45pm MSC 125 DeFerrari, H.
AMP 553 CD Modeling of Physical-Biological Interactions 3 MW 10:30am–11:45am MSC 343 Paris-Limouzy and Olascoaga
AMP 690 DE Mechanics and Thermodynamics of the Air-Sea Interface 3 MW 12:00pm–1:15pm MSC 125 Haus, B. and Graber, H.
AMP 705 01 Special Project 1–6 ARR ARR ARR Reniers
AMP 710 01 Master’s Thesis 1 –6 ARR ARR ARR Reniers
AMP 720 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Reniers
AMP 730 01 Doctoral Dissertation 1–12 ARR ARR ARR Reniers
AMP 750 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Reniers

MARINE AND ATMOSPHERIC CHEMISTRY

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR.
MAC 605 01 Chemical Oceanography 3 ARR ARR ARR Fine, R.
MAC 650 NO Reaction Kinetics and Molecular Dynamics 3 TR 9:00am–10:15am S/A 236 Hynes
MAC 670 FY Seminar in MAC 1 W 1:30–2:30pm 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 QR Political Ecology of Resource Management 3 T R 1:30pm–2:45pm MAF Conf Room Meltzoff  
MAF 504 KY Fieldwork in Coastal Manangement 3 W 6:25pm–9:05pm GPC X06 Suman Travel dates:  March 12-21, 2010 To Bocas Del Toro, Panama Fees:  $1100
MAF 505 01 Fieldwork in Coastal Cultures 3 ARR ARR ARR Meltzoff Travel dates:  March 12-21, 2010 To San Blas Islands, Panama Fees:  $1300
MAF 510 RS Environmental Policy & the Environmental Impact Statement 3 TR 3:00pm–4:15pm S/A 114 Suman  
MAF 513 CD Aquaculture Management II 3 M W 10:30am–11:45am S/A114 Benetti  
MAF 516 OP Ocean Policy and Development and Analysis 3 T R 10:30am–11:45am S/A 114 McManus, Liana  
MAF 518 ST Coastal Zone Management 3 TR 4:30pm–5:45pm S/A 114 Suman  
MAF 526 ST Marine Cultural Resource Management 3 T R 4:30pm–5:45pm MAF Conf Room Gifford  
MAF 562 BC Intro to Spatial Analysis 3 M W 9:00am–10:15am NCORE Conf Rm Estevanez  
MAF 610 GH International Ocean Law 3 M W 3:00pm–4:15pm S/A114 Moreno  
MAF 705 01 M.A. Internship 1–6 ARR ARR ARR Estevanez  
MAF 710 01 Master's Thesis 1–6 ARR ARR ARR Estevanez  
MAF 720 01 MS Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Estevanez  
MAF 725 01 Master’s Study 0 ARR ARR ARR Estevanez  

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. 6-15, 2010 Lab fee $675
MBF 555 FG Graduate Physiology 3 MW 1:30pm–2:45pm S/A 120 Oleksiak  
MBF 572 DE Fish Reproduction and Recruitment 2 MW 12:00pm–1:15pm S/A 236 Sponaugle  
MBF 586 QR Environmental Biology of Fishes 3 TR 1:30pm–2:45pm S/A 114 Grosell  
MBF 602 HJ Biological Oceanography Seminar 1 F 4:00pm–5:00pm Seminar Room Langdon  
MBF 610 OP Physical Environment of Marine Organisms 3 T R 10:30am–11:45am S/A 120 Bakun  
MBF 613 NO Marine Population Dynamics 3 TR 9:00am–10:15am S/A 114 Die and Ehrhardt  
MBF 672 GH Bayesian Statistics for Marine Scientists 3 MW 3:00pm–4:15pm S/A 120 Babcock  
MBF 690 RS Advance Measurement on Nekton, Plankton and Underwater Habitat 3 TR 3:00pm–4:15pm ARR Thomas  
MBF 705 01 Special Projects 1–6 ARR ARR ARR Grosell  
MBF 710 01 Master’s Thesis 1–6 ARR ARR ARR Grosell  
MBF 720 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Grosell  
MBF 730 01 Doctoral Dissertation 1–12 ARR ARR ARR Grosell  
MBF 750 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Grosell  

MARINE GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR.  
MGG 514 FG Geophysics 3 MW 1:30pm–2:45pm MGG Conf Room Becker  
MGG 541 01 Field Evaluation of Fossil Platforms, Margins and Basins 2 ARR ARR ARR Eberli, McNeill, and Swart Travel dates:  TBA Death Valley (CA) Fees:  TBA
MGG 583 01 Scanning Electron Microscopy 2 F 1:30pm–3:30pm CG campus Blackwelder  
MGG 601 01 Seminar in MGG 1 T 12:00pm–1:00pm CIMAS Conf Room Reid  
MGG 661 RS Sedimentary Petrology 3 TR 3:00pm–4:15pm MGG Conf Room Reid  
MGG 662 OP Comparative Sedimentology 3 TR 10:30am–11:45am MGG Conf Room Eberli  
MGG 676 NO Paleoclimatology 3 TR 9:00am–10:15am MGG Conf Room Peterson  
MGG 682 BE Crustal Deformation 3 W 9:00am–1:15pm MGG Conf Room Amelung  
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 601 GH Seminars in Meteorology and Physical Oceanography 1 W 3:00pm–4:30pm Seminar Room Kamenkovich
MPO 611 FG Geophysical Fluid Dynamics II 3 MW 1:30pm–2:45pm MSC 329 Kamenkovich
MPO 612 QR Large Scale Ocean Circulation:  Models and Observations 3 T R 1:30pm–2:45pm MSC 329 Johns
MPO 623 NO Statistical Analysis of Geophysical Data 3 TR 9:00am–10:15am MSC 343 Leaman
MPO 624 PQ Statistical  Modeling of Geophysical Fields 3 TR 12:00pm–1:15pm MSC 343 Mariano
MPO 665 CD General Circulation  of the Atmosphere 3 M W 10:30am–11:45am MSC 329 Kirtman
MPO 673 OP Vortex Dynamics 3 TR 10:30am–11:45am 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 571 RS Polar Science 3 TR 3:00pm–4:15pm MSC 329 Minnett, Smith, Hansell, Kadko
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 10:30am–11:45am NCORE 1st floor CIMAS McManus, John