SMAST Course Offerings: Fall 2014

apply now(For course descriptions, see UMassD Graduate Catalog.)

SMAST Course NameCourse IDCourse CreditTime/Date/PlaceInstructor
Ocean Hazards  MAR 110 3 Tue/Thur                       2:00-3:15 pm       DION 110 D. MacDonald
Quantitative Methods for Marine Scientists MAR 514 3 Tue/Thur                    9:30-10:45 am            SMAST II, Rm 156 G. Cowles
Intrroduction to Marine Geological Processes--Estuaries to Mid-Ocean Ridges MAR 515 3 Tue/Thur                1:30-2:45 pm           SMAST I, Rm 204 C. Pilskaln
U.S. Ocean Policy MAR 525 3 Fri                           9:30 am-12:00 pm   SMAST II, Rm 156 D. Pierce
Special Topics: Biological Statistics II MAR 536 4 Tue/Thur                      1:30-2:45 pm     SMAST II, Rm 156 S.-Y. Hyun
Introduction to Fisheries Science MAR 540 3 Wed/Fri 
10:00-11:15 am   
SMAST II, Rm 157
K. Stokesbury
Physics of Fluids MAR 554 MNE 504-01 PHY 554-01  3 Mon/Wed/Fri        9:00-9:50 am
SENG 108
A. Tandon 
Introductory Physical Oceanography*  MAR 555 3 Tue/Thur                   3:30-4:45 pm Lec       Mon                       4:00-5:15 pm Lab SMAST I, Rm 204                M. Sundermeyer/   G. Cowles
Pollutant Transport in the Environment MAR 565 3 Tue/Thur                 9:30-10:45 am         SENG, Rm 109 D. MacDonald
Special Topics in Fisheries Oceanography: Field Methods for Fisheries Research MAR 580-02 3 Thur                             9:30 am-12:00 noon SMAST II, Rm 157 S. Cadrin/G. DeCelles/P. He/K. Stokesbury
Special Topics: Marine Science and Ethics - blended online MAR 599-02 3 TBA Dianne Quigley/ Sankha Bhowmick/      Tracie Ferreira
Marine Biogeochemical Cycles MAR 640 3 Wed 1:30-4:30 pm SMAST I, Rm 204 M. Altabet
Marine Ecosystem Dynamics MAR 650 3 Tue 10:00 am-12:00 noon SMAST I, Room 204 C. Chen
Physical-Biological Interactions in the Ocean MAR 662 3 Tue/Thur                   1:00-2:15 pm        SMAST II, Computational Teaching Laboratory (CTL), Basement  J. Bisagni
Graduate Seminar, Estuarine and Ocean Sciences MAR 700-01 1 Wed                         12:30-1:30 pm          SMAST I, Rm 108 M. Altabet
Graduate Seminar, Fisheries Oceanography MAR 700-02 1 Wed                        3:30-4:30 pm              SMAST II, Rm 157 P. He


*Distance Learning Course

SMAST I is at 706 S Rodney French Blvd, New Bedford; SMAST II is in the AT&T Bldg, 200 Mill Rd, Fairhaven.

TBA=To Be Announced

NOTE: Any eligible student, in consultation with his/her advisor, may register for research credits under MAR 600 – Master's Thesis Research, MAR 603 – Pre-dissertation Research (before Comprehensive Exam), or MAR 701 – Doctoral Dissertation Research (after Comprehensive Exam), which are offered every semester.