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 EARTH231 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|
|24A (HAM)||A Trimester : 26 Feb 2024 - 23 Jun 2024||Hamilton|
|24A (TGA)||A Trimester : 26 Feb 2024 - 23 Jun 2024||Tauranga|
Timetabled Lectures for Coastal Oceanography (EARTH341)
|Tue||11:00 AM||12:00 PM||S.G.02||Feb 26 - Jun 2|
|Thu||3:00 PM||4:00 PM||S.1.04||Feb 26 - Jun 2|
|Tue||11:00 AM||12:00 PM||TCBD.2.08||Feb 26 - Jun 2|
|Thu||3:00 PM||4:00 PM||TCBD.2.09||Feb 26 - Jun 2|
NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for EARTH341 for more details
Fees for 2024 are not yet available.
Other available years: Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2023) , Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2022) , Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2021) , Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2020) , Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2019)
Paper details current as of : 28 September 2023 10:31am
Indicative fees current as of : 29 September 2023 4:30am