MSC 111 – INTRODUCTION TO MARINE SCIENCE
|INSTRUCTOR: |Dr. Larry Peterson |Dr. Donald Olson |Dr. Dan DiResta |
|OFFICE: |Cox Science 43 |Cox Science 160 |Cox Science 182 |
|E-MAIL: |email@example.com |firstname.lastname@example.org |diresta@ miami.edu |
|PHONE: |284-6821 Coral Gables |284-2180 |284-2180 |
| |421-4692 RSMAS | | |
|OFFICE HOURS: |by appointment |by appointment |by appointment |
TEXTBOOK: Oceanography: An Invitation to Marine Science by Tom Garrison
COURSE WEBSITES: http://www.courses.miami.edu/
Attendance is a matter of individual choice in this class. However, a strong association exists between attendance and grades. Students who miss regularly rarely do well in the course, so it is in your best interest to attend class.
There will be 3 regular multiple choice and short essay exams. Each exam will count as 25% of the final grade. Participation in lab and submitting lab reports will make up the final 25%. The final course grade will be determined by the percentage of points out of the total.
Follow it. Those caught cheating on exams, improperly referencing published written or electronic material, or submitting work that is not your own will fail the course.
ABOUT THE COURSE
The ocean sustains life on this planet. It impacts all humankind in this global...