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|
|21A (HAM)||A Trimester : 1 Mar 2021 - 27 Jun 2021||Hamilton|
|21A (TGA)||A Trimester : 1 Mar 2021 - 27 Jun 2021||Tauranga|
Timetabled Lectures for Coastal Oceanography (EARTH341)
|Tue||11:00 AM||12:00 PM||MSB.1.01||Mar 1 - Jun 6|
|Thu||3:00 PM||4:00 PM||ELT.G.01||Mar 1 - Jun 6|
|Tue||11:00 AM||12:00 PM||TCBD.3.03||Mar 1 - Jun 6|
|Thu||3:00 PM||4:00 PM||TCBD.2.09||Mar 1 - Jun 6|
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)
The following 2020 paper outlines are available for EARTH341. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2021 outlines.
Paper details current as of : 30 November 2020 12:43pm
Indicative fees current as of : 3 December 2020 4:32am