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.

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)

DayStartEndRoomDates
EARTH341-21A (HAM)
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PMMSB.1.01Mar 1 - Jun 6
Thu3:00 PM4:00 PMELT.G.01Mar 1 - Jun 6
EARTH341-21A (TGA)
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PMTCBD.3.03Mar 1 - Jun 6
Thu3:00 PM4:00 PMTCBD.2.09Mar 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)

Occurrence Domestic International
 Tuition Resource 
21A (HAM) $910 $0 $4217
21A (TGA) $910 $0 $4217
You will be sent an enrolment agreement which will confirm your fees.
Tuition fees shown below are indicative only and may change. There are additional fees and charges related to enrolment - please see the Table of Fees and Charges for more information.

Paper Outlines

The following 2020 paper outlines are available for EARTH341. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2021 outlines.

Additional Information

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

Other available years: Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2020) , Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 26 November 2020 8:48am
Indicative fees current as of : 28 November 2020 4:32am

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