Marine Science

  • CAS MR 510: Marine Science Policy, Resource Management, and Public Debate
    Undergraduate Prerequisites: enrollment in the Marine Semester.
    This course addresses how scientists can target their research toward policy needs and then effectively communicate to the public and policy makers so that science might inform public policy. Taught during the Marine Semester.
  • CAS MR 533: Scientific Diving and Underwater Research Methods
    Undergraduate Prerequisites: enrollment in the Marine Semester, basic scuba diving certification, and consent of instructor.
    Introduces students to underwater research methods. Lecture and dive exercises include diving physics, diving physiology, dive planning, equipment, first aid, and data collection. This course fulfills American Academy of Underwater Sciences scientific diver training requirements. Taught in the Marine Semester.