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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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SCED 330 - Marine Science for Teachers

Interdisciplinary investigation of the environments and organisms of the Pacific Northwest Coast. Course will not have an established scheduling pattern.

Prerequisites: two courses with the prefix BIOL or CHEM or ENST or GEOL or PHYS.

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe coastal environments of the Pacific Northwest and the typical biological communities associated with each
  • Identify geological, chemical, and physical influences upon the biotic communities of the northwestern marine environment
  • Summarize anthropogenic influences upon the marine environments of the Pacific Northwest and assess possible long-term impacts on biological communities
  • Summarize primary literature on a selected group of marine organisms
  • Demonstrate competence in methods of marine fieldwork and coastal research
  • Collect, analyze, and interpret data on a pertinent marine issue
  • Describe and evaluate opportunities for continuing education in marine science

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