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OCEN321 Ocean Physics and Modelling

Analytic and numerical modelling of oceanic processes. An opportunity to apply mathematics and physics skills to understand a critical part of our climate system.

Paper title Ocean Physics and Modelling
Paper code OCEN321
Subject Oceanography
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2017
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,018.05
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,320.00

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Prerequisite
COMO 204 or MATH 262
Recommended Preparation
(OCEN 201 or PHSI 243) and MATH 203 and (PHSI 131 or PHSI 132 or PHSI 191)
Schedule C
Science
Contact
abby.smith@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Contact: Professor Abby Smith
Teaching Arrangements
Lectures: Tuesday and Wednesday at 10.00 am
Labs: Monday 2.00-5.00 pm
Textbooks
Text books are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students will develop mathematical and numerical modelling skills at a variety of scales, from less than a kilometre to the whole ocean.

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Timetable

Not offered in 2017

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Analytic and numerical modelling of oceanic processes. An opportunity to apply mathematics and physics skills to understand a critical part of our climate system.

Paper title Ocean Physics and Modelling
Paper code OCEN321
Subject Oceanography
EFTS 0.1500
Points 18 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
COMO 204 or MATH 262
Recommended Preparation
(OCEN 201 or PHSI 243) and MATH 203 and (PHSI 131 or PHSI 132 or PHSI 191)
Schedule C
Science
Contact
steve.dawson@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be confirmed
Teaching Arrangements
Lectures and labs
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students will develop mathematical and numerical modelling skills at a variety of scales, from less than a kilometre to the whole ocean.

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Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Computer Lab

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Thursday 14:00-17:50 36-41

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Tuesday 09:00-09:50 28-34, 36-41
Wednesday 09:00-09:50 28-34, 36-41

Tutorial

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
T1 Thursday 14:00-15:50 28-34