This paper focuses on the physical oceanography of the coastal zone. Topics include estuarine circulation, wind driven currents on the shelf, longwaves, resonance, seiching, methodologies for quantifying processes and coastal responses, waves and surfzone processes.
|Prerequisite(s):||EARTH241 or ERTH242|
|Internal assessment / examination:||60:40|
Note: The paper includes a field trip on the weekend.
Trimesters and Locations
|Occurrence Code||When taught||Where taught|
|23A (HAM)||A Trimester : 27 Feb 2023 - 25 Jun 2023||Hamilton|
|23A (TGA)||A Trimester : 27 Feb 2023 - 25 Jun 2023||Tauranga|
Timetabled Lectures for Coastal Oceanography (EARTH341)
|Tue||11:00 AM||12:00 PM||MSB.1.01||Feb 27 - Jun 4|
|Thu||3:00 PM||4:00 PM||MSB.1.01||Feb 27 - Jun 4|
|Tue||11:00 AM||12:00 PM||TCBD.2.08||Feb 27 - Jun 4|
|Thu||3:00 PM||4:00 PM||TCBD.2.09||Feb 27 - Jun 4|
NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for EARTH341 for more details
Indicative Fees for Coastal Oceanography (EARTH341)
Paper Outlines for Coastal Oceanography (EARTH341)
The following paper outlines are available for Coastal Oceanography (EARTH341).
If your paper occurrence is not listed contact the Faculty or School office.
Available Subjects: Aquaculture | Coastal Processes | Earth Sciences | Environmental Planning | Environmental Sciences
Other available years: Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2022) , Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2021) , Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2020) , Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2019)
Paper details current as of : 21 March 2023 10:02am
Indicative fees current as of : 1 April 2023 4:30am