OCN 199V : Marine Research and Directed Reading


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Class Hours

 3 hours (1 credit), 5 hours (2 credits), 7 hours (3 credits), or 9 hours (4 credits)


"C" or higher in OCN 101 and OCN 201. Approval of instructor.


May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.

Semester Offered

Fall, Spring


This course provides an opportunity for students to design and carry out marine-related internships, practica, research projects, or field experience on or off campus under the supervision of a faculty member and the guidance of a science mentor. It includes a project proposal, research, data collection and analysis, a final report, and an oral presentation. A project worth 3 credits is required for the Marine Option Program (MOP) Academic Subject Certificate.