Spring/Summer 2014 Course List

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SMAST Course NameCourse IDCourse CreditTime/Date/PlaceInstructor


Summer Research Internship for Undergraduates (course description) MAR 499 2 To be arranged Staff
Project Management for Scientists PSM 535 3 On line, 5/20-8/10 Y. Li
Leadership for Scientists PSM 555 3 On line, 5/20-8/10 G. Mangurian/J. Wilson
Topics in Turbulence PHY 510/ MNE 490/ MAR 599    3 Time TBA, 6/10-7/30, SENG 102 Sathya/Sekhar


Ocean Hazards  MAR 110 3 Tue/Thur                       2:00-3:15 pm       DION 110 W. Brown
Introduction to Chemical Oceanography* MAR 510 3 Tue/Thur                    4:00-5:15 pm            SMAST I, Rm 204 M. Altabet
Numerical Methods in Ocean Sciences I MAR 513 3 Tue                      10:00 am-12:00 pm     SMAST I, Rm 204 C. Chen
Biological Statistics I MAR 535 3 Tue/Thur
1:00-2:15 pm   
SMAST II, Rm 157
S.-Y. Hyun
Biological Oceanography  BIO 545  4 Mon/Wed/Fri 9:00-9:50 am
SENG 215 Lec        Mon 2:00-4:45 pm SENG 318 Lab
J. Turner 
Environmental and Resource Economics and Policy MAR 572 3 Wed                      10:30 am-1:00 pm      SMAST II, Rm 157 D. Georgianna/ M.-Y. Lee
Special Topics: Intro to GIS for Marine Apps MAR 599-01 3 Wed/Fri                   4:00-5:30 pm     SMAST II, Rm 157 K. Ford
Case Studies in Fisheries Science and Management MAR 622 3 Tue/Thur                   9:30-10:45 am    SMAST II, Rm 157 S. Cadrin
Scientific Writing MAR 675 2 Thur                         11:00 am-12:15 pm    SMAST II, Rm 156 K. Stokesbury
Graduate Seminar, Estuarine and Ocean Sciences MAR 700-01 1 Wed                         12:30-1:30 pm          SMAST I, Rm 108

M. Sundermeyer D. MacDonald    W. Brown

Graduate Seminar, Fisheries Oceanography MAR 700-02 1 Wed                        3:00-4:00 pm              SMAST II, Rm 158 S.-Y. Hyun


*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.





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