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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.

* Media Topic * The ninth media topic, an optional assignment, is due Monday, March 30, for the MWF sections, and Tuesday, March 31, for the TR sections. To read about this optional assignment, see your syllabus on the Syllabi page and Media Topics Information page, which shows an example.

* Review * A review session for the second exam is scheduled for Tuesday, March 31, from 1:30-3:00 PM in PS 111. If you cannot make it to the session, and you have questions, make an appointment to see the instructor: Michael Lane or the tutor, Norma Jean, via the Learning Resource Center.

* Exam * The second exam is Wednesday, April 1, for the MWF sections and Thursday, April 2, for the TR sections. The exam will cover five weeks of lecture notes. To review the exam questions, see the Second Exam Topics page.

* Notes * The complete set of notes for the second exam, Seawater and Air-Sea Interaction, is posted on the Notes page.

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

* Lecture Report * The optional lecture report assignment for the second third of the semester can be written after watching Japan's Killer Quake. For more information on this optional assignment, see the Nova Planet Earth Report page. The lecture report is due Wednesday, April 15, for the MWF sections, and Tuesday, April 14, TR section.

* Lecture Report * The optional lecture report assignment for the second third of the semester can be written after watching five 10-minute segments on PBS's Nova. For more information on this optional assignment, see the Nova Planet Earth Report page. The lecture report is due Wednesday, April 15, for the MWF sections, and Tuesday, April 14, TR section..

* Lecture Report * The optional lecture report assignment for the second third of the semester can be written after watching Judgment Day: Intelligent Design on Trial. For more information on this optional assignment, see the Judgment Day Report page. The lecture report is due Wednesday, April 15, for the MWF sections, and Tuesday, April 14, TR section.

* Lecture Report * The optional lecture report assignment for the second third of the semester can be written after watching An Inconvenient Truth. For more information on this optional assignment, see the Climatecrisis.net and the Lecture Report page. The lecture report is due Wednesday, April 15, for the MWF sections, and Tuesday, April 14, TR section.

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