Oceanography 1

OCEANOGRAPHY – 4775 Half year - ½ credit

Grades 11, 12

Prerequisites: Earth Science, Living Environment, and Chemistry

We live on an island. This course is a study of the basic principles of oceanography. Topics include the structure of the earth and the sea floor, the physics and chemistry of the oceans, atmospheric wind and ocean circulation, waves, currents, tides, marine animals, ecological concepts, and environmental concerns.