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BLUE PLANET: MARINE ENVIRONMENTS
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Melbourne - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectEnvironmental Studies
Number & Suffix: 104
Full UC Title: BLUE PLANET: MARINE ENVIRONMENTS 
Transcript Title: MARINE ENVIRONMENTS 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course introduces students to the interrelationships among marine organisms and the ocean they live in, and how these interactions are changing as a consequence of human activities. Topics covered include ocean circulation, productivity and the impacts of climate change; coastal upwelling, food web dynamics, and the impacts of fishing; coastal currents, species ranges, and the effects of introduced marine pests; and land-sea connections, nutrient cycling, and toxic algal blooms. How to study the interactions between the ocean and its flora and fauna is investigated through a compulsory weekend field excursion to Thirteenth Beach, Barwon Heads. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: BLUE PLANET-INTRO TO MARINE ENVIRONMENTS 
Partner University Department: Environmental Science 
Partner University Course Number: EVSC20004