Study programme 2018-2019Français
General Oceanography
Activité d'apprentissage à la Faculty of Science
CodeLecturer(s)Associate Lecturer(s)Subsitute Lecturer(s) et other(s)
  • GROSJEAN Philippe
    • ENGELS Guyliann
    of instruction
    of assessment
    HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) Term

    Content of Learning Activity

    Basic concepts in physical, chemical and biological oceanography are browsed: geography of the oceans, water masses and oceanic courants, waves, tides, seawater state equation and its implications; water chemistry, composition of seawater, chemistry and cycles of inorganic carbon, nitrogen, phosphorus and silicium; Main treats in the history of oceanography and main investigation methods.

    Required Learning Resources/Tools

    Not applicable

    Recommended Learning Resources/Tools

    Not applicable

    Other Recommended Reading

    Mann, K. & J. Lazier, 2005. Dynamics of marine ecosystems: Biological-physical interactions in oceans, 3rd edition. Wiley-Blackwell, 512pp. Miller, C.B., 2003. Biological Oceanography. Wiley-Blackwell, 416pp. Millero, F.J., 2005. Chemical Oceanography, 2nd Edition. CRC Press, 457pp.

    Mode of delivery

    • Face to face

    Type of Teaching Activity/Activities

    • Cours magistraux
    • Conférences
    • Préparations, travaux, recherches d'information


    The assessment methods of the Learning Activity (AA) are specified in the course description of the corresponding Educational Component (UE)

    (*) HT : Hours of theory - HTPE : Hours of in-class exercices - HTPS : hours of practical work - HD : HMiscellaneous time - HR : Hours of remedial classes. - Per. (Period), Y=Year, Q1=1st term et Q2=2nd term
    Date de génération : 02/05/2019
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