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New Course Proposal
OC 296 INTRODUCTION TO FIELD OCEANOGRAPHY - SEA

Status: Draft

Proposal

Proposal ID: 104873
Type: New Course
Effective Term: Winter 2019
Justification:
Due to the existing course of OC 295 overlapping two terms, we are changing OC 295 and creating a new course (OC 296) for the spring activity portion.
Comments: None

Originators

Name Title Department/School
Anita Bracha Admin Assist to Associate Dean Earth, Ocean & Atmo Sci

Contacts

No contacts

Liaisons

Liaison Status Required
Eric Kirby - Assoc Dean-Academic Programs / Earth, Ocean & Atmo Sci Not Contacted Yes

Course Information

Designator/Course #: OC 296 
Title:
INTRODUCTION TO FIELD OCEANOGRAPHY - SEA  
College/Department or College/School:
College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences / No Department 

Credits:
Max Credits to Graduation: 2   

Short Title: INTRO FLD OCEANOGRAPHY - SEA  
Grading Mode: A-F (includes I, W, R, S/U) 
Courses Taught Schedule:
Offered on campus (Corvallis)

Schedule Type: Activity 
Campus Location: Corvallis Campus 
Programs Requiring
this Course:
None

Description:
OC 296 offered in Spring term is the sea-going field portion of OC 295. OC 295 and OC 296 are to be taken in the same academic year. OC 296 meets during spring break and onboard a research vessel, RV Oceanus. During the multi-day cruise students will collect oceanographic data and samples from the coastal ocean. Students who complete OC 295 & OC 296 will have learned how to collect data and samples on the high seas, conduct preliminary analyses of data, and contribute to the development of scientific knowledge. Serves as an introduction to upper-division course work in ocean science. Field trip required, fees associated; see course website: http://ceoas.oregonstate.edu/academics/field/OC295/.

Course Relationships

Designator Title Minimum Grade/Score
Enforced Prerequisites
OC 295 INTRO TO FIELD OCEANOGRAPHY P
Prerequisite Logic
OC 295 (P)
Corequisites
None
Equivalent Courses
None
Slash Courses
None
Crosslisted Courses
None

Documents

File Name File Size Comment Date Added
OC295_OC296syllabus2019_RAW.docx 25.73 Kb Aug 07, 2018 3:11 pm
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