Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2023)

This paper focuses on the physical oceanography of the coastal zone. Topics include estuarine circulation, wind driven currents on the shelf, longwaves, resonance, seiching, methodologies for quantifying processes and coastal responses, waves and surfzone processes.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Prerequisite(s): EARTH241 or ERTH242
Internal assessment / examination: 60:40
Restriction(s): ERTH344

Note: The paper includes a field trip on the weekend.

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
23A (HAM)A Trimester : 27 Feb 2023 - 25 Jun 2023 Hamilton
23A (TGA)A Trimester : 27 Feb 2023 - 25 Jun 2023 Tauranga

Timetabled Lectures for Coastal Oceanography (EARTH341)

DayStartEndRoomDates
EARTH341-23A (HAM)
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PMMSB.1.01Feb 27 - Jun 4
Thu3:00 PM4:00 PMMSB.1.01Feb 27 - Jun 4
EARTH341-23A (TGA)
Tue11:00 AM12:00 PMTCBD.2.08Feb 27 - Jun 4
Thu3:00 PM4:00 PMTCBD.2.09Feb 27 - Jun 4

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for EARTH341 for more details


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2023 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2022 paper outlines are available for EARTH341. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2023 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Aquaculture | Coastal Processes | Earth Sciences | Environmental Planning | Environmental Sciences

Other available years: Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2022) , Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2021) , Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2020) , Coastal Oceanography - EARTH341 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 30 September 2022 10:04am
Indicative fees current as of : 1 October 2022 4:30am

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