Oceanography Chemical and Physical Major

Description: A program that focuses on the scientific study of the chemical components, mechanisms, structure, and movement of ocean waters and their interaction with terrestrial and atmospheric phenomena. Includes instruction in material inputs and outputs, chemical and biochemical transformations in marine systems, equilibria studies, inorganic and organic ocean chemistry, oceanographic processes, sediment transport, zone processes, circulation, mixing, tidal movements, wave properties, and seawater properties. Is Oceanography Chemical and Physical the right major for you?
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Oceanography Chemical and Physical Major

What Courses Do Oceanography Chemical and Physical Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Oceanography Chemical and Physical majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

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