Minor in Oceanography

Introduction

This is an interdisciplinary program to be administered by the Department of Ocean Sciences in cooperation with the Departments of Chemistry, Earth Sciences and Physics and Physical Oceanography. It is intended primarily for any student in the Faculty of Science but would be open to students in other faculties.

Students who take a minor in Oceanography will complete 24 credit hours as follows:

  • Ocean Sciences 1000, 2100, 2200, 2300.
  • Ocean Sciences 2000 or Biology 3710
  • Earth Sciences 1000
  • The remaining credit hours should be selected from:Biology 3014, 3709, 3711, 3712, 3714, 3715, 4122, 4601, 4710, 4750, 4810. Chemistry 2100, 3110, 4151, 4156. Earth Sciences 4302, Geography 3120, 3510, 4190, 4300, Environmental Science 2371, 3072, 3210, 3211, 4230, Ocean Sciences 2001, 3000, 3002, 4000, 4122, 4601, and Physics and Physical Oceanography 3300, 3340, 4300, 4340.

Note: Course prerequisites stipulated in the course descriptions shall apply to a minor in Ocean Sciences.

 

OCSC COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

 

Contact

Ocean Sciences

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000