EARTH341

Coastal Oceanography

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.

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.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): EARTH241 or ERTH242
Internal assessment / examination: 60:40
Restriction(s): ERTH344

Note: The paper includes a field trip on the weekend.

Semesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
20A (HAM)A Semester : 2 Mar 2020 - 28 Jun 2020 Hamilton

Timetabled Lectures for Coastal Oceanography (EARTH341)

DayStartEndRoomDates
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PMJ.B.07Mar 2 - Jun 7
Thu3:00 PM4:00 PMS.1.01Mar 2 - Jun 7

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
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Indicative Fees

Fees for 2020 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2019 paper outlines are available for EARTH341. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2020 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Coastal Processes | Earth Sciences | Environmental Planning | Environmental Sciences

Other available years: Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 16 October 2019 10:03am
Indicative fees current as of : 29 July 2019 3:04pm

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