ESCI 869 (01) - Marine Geology and Geophysics for Hydrographic Surveyors

Marine Geosci for Hydrography

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences
Credits: 2.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 54023
This course provides an overview of the geology, physiography, and sediments of the ocean basins, continental margins, shelves and coastal zone, formation and distribution of sediments, major substrate types, and gravity and magnetic fields. It introduces the main marine geophysical techniques (seismics, gravity, magnetics) and describes their methodology and derived information content. The course is designed to meet the marine geology and geophysics requirement for the Category A FIG/IHO/ICA Standards of Competence for Hydrographic Surveyors.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 9:40am - 11:00am CHASE 130