Graduate Programs

SPRING 2015 COURSE AND CURRICULUM

2/3/2015

Classes Begin: January 12, 2015

Classes End: April 24, 2015

Final Exams: April 29-May 6, 2015

 

APPLIED MARINE PHYSICS

 

 COURSE   SEC  COURSE NAME  CR   DAYS  TIME  ROOM  INSTR.
AMP 509 01 Coastal Physics and Engineering 3 T R 10:30am - 11:45am MSC 125 Haus
AMP 531 09 Ocean Measurements 3 T R 1:30pm - 2:45pm MSC 125 DeFerrari, H.
AMP 535 03 Introduction to Underwater Acoustics 3 M W 3:00pm - 4:15pm MSC 125 Brown
AMP 542 03 Physics of Remote Sensing- II Active Systems 3 T R 12:00pm - 1:15pm MSC 125 Romeiser, Graber , Minnett
AMP 551 20 Applied Ocean Acoustics and Marine Mammals 3 M W 12:00pm - 1:15pm MSC 125 DeFerrari
               
               
               
               
AMP 710 01 Master’s Thesis 1 - 6 ARR ARR ARR Olascoaga
AMP 720 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Olascoaga
AMP 730 01 Doctoral Dissertation 1 - 12 ARR ARR ARR Olascoaga

 

Classes Begin: January 12, 2015

Classes End: April 24, 2015

Final Exams: April 29-May 6, 2015

MARINE AND ATMOSPHERIC

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM  INSTR.
               
               
MAC 670 01 Seminar in MAC  1 W 1:30 – 2:45 pm Seminar Room SA 103 Wu
               
MAC 720 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Wu
MAC 730 01 Doctoral Dissertation 1-12 ARR ARR ARR Wu




 

 

 

 

 

Classes Begin: January 12, 2015

Classes End: April 24, 2015

Final Exams: April 29-May 6, 2015

MARINE AFFAIRS AND POLICY

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR.  
MAF 501 09 Political Ecology of Resource Management 3 T R 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm MAF Conf Room SG 116 Meltzoff  
MAF 504 01 Fieldwork in Coastal Management 3 W 6:25 pm – 8:55pm Gables Campus ARR Suman Panama Travel dates:
March 7-15 Fees: $1200
MAF 505 01 Fieldwork in Coastal Cultures 3 ARR ARR ARR Meltzoff Bonaire Travel dates: March 6- 15
Fees: $1100, plus airfare
MAF 506 01 Advance Fieldwork in Coastal Cultures: Miami & Keys 3 ARR ARR ARR Meltzoff Fees: $330 to cover field trip fees and transportation
MAF 510 32 Environmental Policy & the Environmental Impact Statement 3 TR 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm MSC 343
Suman  
MAF 513 04 Aquaculture Management II 3 M W 10:30 am- 11:45 am
S/A 120
Benetti  
MAF 516 03 Ocean Policy and Development and Analysis 3 TR 10: 30 am- 11:45 am MSC 343 Manoj Shivlani  
MAF 518 20 Coastal Zone Management 3 TR
12:00pm- 1:15pm
MSC 343 Suman  
                 
MAF 530 30 Port Operations 3 MW 4:30 pm- 5:45 pm MAF Conf Room SG 116 Stribling  
MAF 560 06 Intro to GIS 3 M 9:00 am – 10:15 am MSC 343 Estevanez  
MAF 561 01 GIS lab 0 W 9:00am- 10:15am MSC 343 Estevanez  
MAF 562 10 Intermediate Spatial Analysis 3 MW 1:30 pm- 2:45 pm MSC 329 Estevanez  
MAF 570 01 Conservation and Management of Marine Mammals 3 TR 1:30pm- 2:45pm MSC 343 Pamela Sweeney Jill Richardson Preference will be given to MPS students; permission from instructor
                 
                 
MAF 572 05 A History of Seafaring 3 TR 9:00 am – 10:15 am S/A 114 Mike Beach  
MAF 573 65 Marine Conservation Outreach 3 TR 4:30pm- 5:45pm MSC 343 MSC 343  
MAF 576 01 Exploration Science Field Studies 3 ARR ARR ARR Keene Haywood Dominican Republic S/V Sea Dragon Fees: $2500 plus airfare.
                 
                 
MAF 582 20 Exploration Technology and Media 3 MW 12:00pm- 1:15pm S/A 114 Haywood  
MAF 583 01 Biology, Ecology and Management of Mangroves 3 TR 4:30pm- 5:45pm S/A 114 Rafael Araujo  
MAF 610 34 International Ocean Law and Governance 3 MW 3:00 pm- 4:15 pm MSC 343 Shivlani  
MAF 705 01 M.A. Internship

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6

ARR ARR ARR David Die , Jill Richardson  
MAF 710 01 Master's Thesis

1

6

ARR ARR ARR David Die  
MAF 720 01 MS Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR David Die  
MAF 725 01 MasterscStudy 0 ARR ARR ARR David Die  
                 




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Classes Begin: January 12, 2015

Classes End: April 24, 2015

Final Exams: April 29-May 6, 2015

MARINE BIOLOGY AND FISHERIES

Course SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR  
MBF 505 05 MarineMammal Disease and Medicin 3 TR 9:00 am-10:15 am S/A 120 Zaias, J Preference will be given to MPS students.MBF 51401Tropical Marine Biology3ARRARRARREvan D’Alessandro
MBF 514 01 Tropical Marine Biology 3 ARR ARR ARR Evan D’Alessandro Special dates: Jan. 2-10, 2015. Lab fee: $150
MBF 518 09 Coral reef biology, ecology and conservation 3 TR 1:30pm-2:45pm S/A 114 Baker  
MBF 521 01 Field Techniques And Instrumentation In Tropical Marine Ecology 3

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F

3:00pm-4:15pm9:00 am –12:00 pm

SA 114

 

SA 114

Langdon, D’Alessandro, Preference will be given to MPS students.
MBF 545 06 Marine Population Assessment Surveys & Analysis 3 MW 10:30am-11:45am S/A 114 Ehrhardt MBF 508 or permission from instructor.
MBF 546 10 Marine Population Biology Processes& Modeling 3 MW 1:30 pm-2:45 pm SA 114 Ehrhardt MBF 508 or permission from instructor .
MBF 555 10 Graduate Physiology 3 MW 3:00pm-4:15pm S/A 114 OleksiakCrawford, Fieber, McDonald  

MBF 571
01 Multivariate Statistics for Marine Scientists 3 March 3-6, 2015March 9-13, 2015 8:30am-6pm8:30am-5pm Library Map and Chart room Babcock, Irisson, Gasparini, and Ayata  
MBF 572 01 Diversity in Physiological Constraints and Adaptation in Marine Ecosystem 3 ARR ARR ARR Paris & Clement  
MBF 577 01 Management and Conservation of Marine Ecosystems 3 March 3-6, 2015March 9-13, 2015
8:30am-6pm8:30am-5pm
Library Map and Chart room Babcock, Irisson, Gasparini, and Ayata  
MBF 586 34 Fish Physiology 3 TR 3:00pm-4:15pm MTLSS 167 Grosell  

MBF 590
05 Acoustic Measurement 3 MW 12pm-1:15 pm ARR Thomas  
                 
                 
MBF 602 01 Biological Oceanography Seminar 1 F 1:00 pm –2:00 pm Seminar Room Fieber  
MBF 610 20 Physical Environment of Marine Organisms 3 MW 12:00pm-1:15pm MSC 343 Bakun  
                 
                 
                 
MBF/ RSM680 32 Directed Readings: Current topics in Coral Reef 1 W 4:00pm-5:00pm MTLSS 128 Conf. room Baker  
MBF 705 01 Special Projects 1 -6 ARR ARR ARR Richardson  
MBF 710 01 Master's Thesis 1-6 ARR ARR ARR Fieber  
MBF 720  01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Fieber  
MBF 730 01 Doctoral Dissertation 1-12 ARR ARR ARR Fieber  
                 




Classes Begin: January 12, 2015

Classes End: April 24, 2015

Final Exams: April 29-May 6, 2015

MARINE GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS 

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM  INSTR  
MGG 511 03 Earth Surface Systems 3 TR 10:30am-11:45am MGG Conf Room N351 Eberl  
MGG 514 10 Geophysic 3 MW 12:00pm-1:15pm MGG Conf RoomN351 Becker  
MGG 541 01 Field Evaluation of Fossil Platforms, Margins and Basins 2 ARR ARR ARR Eberli, McNeill, Swart, Klaus Field location: TBA
                 
MGG 583 01 Scanning Electron Microscopy 2 F 1:30 pm –3:30 pm Chemistry Annex  142B –CG campus Blackwelde  
                 
MGG 601 01 Seminar in MGG 1 R 12:00 pm –1:30 pm CIMAS Conf. Room 301 Pourmand  
                 
MGG 676 09 Paleoclimatology 3 TR
1:30pm-2:45pm
MGG Conf RoomN351 Peterson  
MGG 677 01
Submarine Volcanism
3 W 9:00am-11:45am ARR Amelung  
MGG 684 01 Seismic Interpretation of  Carbonate Systems 2 ARR ARR ARR Eberli  
MGG 685 01 Petrophysics of Carbonates 2 ARR ARR ARR Weger & Eberli  
                 
MGG 687 01 Carbonate Diagenesis & Petrography 2 ARR ARR ARR Peter Swart & Greta MacKenzie  
MGG 710 01 Master’s Thesis 1-6 ARR ARR ARR Becker  
MGG 720 01 Research in Residence 0 ARR ARR ARR Becker  
MGG 730 01 Doctoral Dissertation 1-12 ARR ARR ARR Becker  




 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

METEOROLOGY AND PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR
               
               
MPO 563 32 Mesoscale Meteorology 3 TR 10:30am-11:45am MSC 329 Mapes
MPO 601 01 Seminars in Meteorology and Physical Oceanography 1 W 3:00 pm –4:30 pm Seminar RoomSA 103 Mapes
MPO 611 10 Geophysical Fluid Dynamics II 3 MW
1:30 pm –2:45 pm
MSC 125 Kamenkovich
MPO 612 09 Large Scale Ocean Circulation:  Models and Observation 3 TR 1:30 pm –2:45 pm MSC 329
Johns
MPO 634 01 Cloud Physics and Radiative Transfe 3 MF 12:00pm-1:15 MSC 329 Zuidema
MPO/AMP 650 01 Coastal Ocean Circulation 3 TR 3:00pm-4:15pm MSC 329 Shay
MPO 665 10 General Circulationof the Atmosphere 3 MW 10:30am-11:45am MSC 329 Kirtman
               
MPO 674 05 Predictability 3 TR 9:00am-10:15am MSC 329 Majumdar
MPO 705 01 Special Project 1-6 ARR ARR ARR Majumdar
MPO 720 01 Research in Residenc 0 ARR ARR ARR Majumdar
MPO 710 01 Master’s Thesis 1-4 ARR ARR ARR Majumdar
MPO 730 01 Doctoral Dissertatio 1-12 ARR ARR ARR Majumdar




Classes Begin: January 12, 2015

Classes End: April 24, 2015

Final Exams: April 29-May 6, 2015

RSMAS GENERAL COURSES

 

COURSE SEC COURSE NAME  CR DAYS TIME ROOM INSTR  
RSM 500