Introduction to Oceanography
Fall 2018

Online-Hybrid class students: Log in and get started in Canvas ASAP. The lecture part of the class is online and begins on MONDAY 8/27 (the beginning of the semester). Do NOT wait to get started until the first in-person meeting on FRIDAY 8/31 to work on a lab. If you are on the waitlist or want to add the online-hybrid class, contact me at on Monday to request an add code.

Instructor: Dr. T. James Noyes, Jr. (a.k.a., "Jim")
Office Phone: (310) 660-3593, extension 3356
Office: NATS 217
Office Hours:
Monday through THURSDAY, 11:10 to 11:55 a.m.,
and by appointment. (On days with ASAs, office hours will be immediately after the ASA at the ASA site.)
Course Website:
Textbooks: Professor Noyes' Fall 2018 Class Lecture Notes
Recommended: Essentials of Oceanography
      by Trujillo & Thurman
      (Special ECC or 11th Edition)
      [ISBN-13 978-0321814050])
Class Meetings:
Section #1318 Mondays & Wednesdays,
  8:00-11:10 a.m., in NATS 218
Section #1320 Tuesdays & Thursdays,
  8:00-11:10 a.m., in NATS 218
Section #4857   Fridays, 9:30 a.m.-12:40 p.m.,
in NATS 218 (labs only)

Last Update: 22 August 2018
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