Marine Science Chapters

Schedule Summer 2015

Date Internet Assignments Marine Science Booklet

18 May
Monday
Course Schedule
Course Information Pages
  • Preface
  • Navigation
  • Table of Contents
  • Contacts/Copyright
  • SLOs

  • Introduction
  • 1.1 Beginnings
  • Send in enrollment confirmation (page 47 of booklet)

    Quiz 1
    (covers 1.1)

    due Tue 19 May
    by midnight
    Assignments
    (pages 3-7)

    Enrollment Confirmation
    (page 47)

    1.1 Sample Questions (p. 8)

    19 May
    Tuesday
    Introduction
  • 1.2 The World Ocean
  • 1.3 Tools of the Oceanographer
  • Quiz 2
    (covers 1.2 and 1.3)

    due Wed 20 May
    by midnight

    Plan Field Trip
    1.2 Sample Questions (p. 10)

    1.3 Sample Questions (p. 12)

    20 May
    Wednesday
    Physical Ocean
  • 2.1 Seawater
  • 2.2 El Niño/ La Niña
  • Quiz 3
    (covers 2.1 and 2.2)

    due Thurs 21 May
    by midnight

    Journal Report #1
    due Mon 25 May
    by midnight

    2.1 Sample Questions (p. 14)

    2.2 Sample Questions (p. 16)

    Journal Report Instructions (p. 4)

    21 May
    Thursday
    Physical Ocean
  • 2.3 Marine Geology
  • 2.4 Hawaii - Born of Fire
  • Quiz 4
    (covers 2.3 and 2.4)

    due Fri 22 May
    by midnight


    Exam One Instructions
    Emailed

    Scientific Experiment Report
    due Tues 26 May
    by midnight
    2.3 Sample Questions (p. 17)

    2.4 Sample Questions (p. 19)

    Scientific Experiment Report Instructions (p. 4)

    27 May
    Wednesday
    Examination One (covers Introduction and Physical Ocean)
  • Exam given on Wednesday 27 May
  • Exams must be completed (on campus) by the end of Wed 27 May
  • Students who do not complete exam 1 will be dropped.

  • 1 June
    Monday
    Marine Ecology
  • 3.1 Marine Life
  • 3.2 Tidepools
  • Quiz 5
    (covers 3.1 and 3.2)

    due Tues 2 June
    by midnight


    Get Term Paper Topic
    Approved by Instructor
    3.1 Sample Questions (p. 20)

    3.2 Sample Quesitons (p. 23)

    2 June
    Tuesday
    Marine Ecology
  • 3.3 Sandy Beaches
  • 3.4 Mud Flats< li>
  • Quiz 6
    (covers 3.3 and 3.4)

    due Wed 3 June
    by midnight


    Research Term Paper
    3.3 Sample Questions (p. 24)

    3.4 Sample Questions (p. 25)

    3 June
    Wednesday
    Bottom Dwellers<
  • 4.1 Coral Reefs
  • 4.2 Deep-Sea
  • Quiz 7
    (covers 4.1 and 4.2)

    due Thurs 4 June
    by midnight

    Journal Report #2
    due Mon 8 June
    by midnight

    Write Term Paper
    4.1 Sample Questions (p. 26)

    4.2 Sample Questions (p. 28)

    4 June
    Thursday
    Bottom Dwellers
  • 4.3 Antarctica
  • 4.4 The Arctic
  • Quiz 8
    (covers 4.3 and 4.4)

    due Fri 5 June
    by midnight

    Exam Two Instructions
    Emailed

    Term Paper Report
    due Tues 9 June
    by midnight
    4.3 Sample Questions (p. 30)

    4.4 Sample Questions (p. 31)

    Term Paper Report Instructions (p. 5-7)

    10 June
    Wednesday
    Examination Two covers Marine Ecology and Bottom Dwellers
  • Exam given on Wednesday 10 June
  • Exams must be completed (on campus) by the end of Wed 10 June

  • 15 June
    Monday
    Water Dwellers
  • 5.1 Salmon
  • 5.2 Marine Turtles
  • Quiz 9
    (covers 5.1 and 5.2)

    due Tues 16 June
    by midnight
    5.1 Sample Questions (p. 33)

    5.2 Sample Questions (p. 35)

    16 June
    Tuesday
    Water Dwellers
  • 5.3 Elephant Seals
  • 5.4 Gray Whales
  • Quiz 10
    (covers 5.3 and 5.4)

    due Wed 17 June
    by midnight
    5.3 Sample Questions (p. 37)

    5.4 Sample Questions (p. 39)

    17 June
    Wednesday
    Water Dwellers
  • 5.5 Killer Whales

  • Oceans' Future
  • 6.1 Outlook
  • Quiz 11
    (covers 5.5 and 6.1)

    due Thurs 18 June

    Journal Report #3
    due Mon 22 June
    by midnight
    5.5 Sample Questions (p. 40)

    6.1 Sample Questions (p. 41)

    18 June
    Thursday
    Oceans' Future
  • 6.2 Abalone (case study)
  • 6.3 Whaling (case study)
  • 6.4 Mariculture
  • Quiz 12
    (covers 6.2,6.3,6.4)

    due Fri 19 June
    by midnight

    Exam Three Instructions
    Emailed

    Field Trip Report
    due Tues 23 June
    by midnight
    6.2 Sample Questions (p. 43)

    6.3 Sample Questions (p. 44)

    6.4 Sample Questions (p. 46)

    Field Trip Report Instructions (p. 3)

    24 June
    Wednesday
    Examination Three covers Water Dwellers and Oceans' Future
  • Exam given on Wednesday 24 June
  • Exams must be completed (on campus) by the end of Wed 24 June

  • 24 June
    Wednesday
    Wed 24 June is the last exam day and the last day to turn in any materials.

     Copyright and Credits
    (Revised 24 April 2015)
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