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OCN 201 - Science of the Sea

Welcome to Lani Aina Kai's oceanography home page. Here you can find your class syllabus, lecture notes, assignments and their due dates, exam topics and exam dates, FAQ, and links to interesting oceanography Web sites.

* Due Soon * The fourth math problem of the semester, Calculate the deposition rate of marine sediments in the deep-ocean basin in cm/1000 yr, will be completed in class on Friday, February 12 for the MWF classes and Thursday, February 11 for the TR classes. To see an example of the math problem, see the Math Problems page or Exam Topics page.

* Due Soon * The fifth readings discussion, Water and Seawater II, which is due Thursday, February 11 for the TR classes and Friday, Febaruary 12 for the MWF classes, is posted on the Assignments page. To learn more about the readings discussion assignments, see your class syllabus on the Syllabi page.

* New * The fourth media topic, an optional assignment, is due Monday, February 15 for the MWF classes and Tuesday, February 16 for the TR classes. To read about this optional assignment, see your syllabus on the Syllabi page and Media Topics Information page, which shows an example.

* Review * The review session for the first exam with the LRC's OCN 201 tutor, Norma Jean, is scheduled for Wednesday, February 17, from 1:00-2:00 pm in MS 202.

* Notes * The complete set of notes for the first exam, Plate Tectonics, Ocean Basins, and Marine Sediments, is posted on the Notes page.

* Exam Topics* The complete set of exam topics for the first exam, First Exam Topics, is posted on the Exam Topics page.

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