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Marine and Environmental Topics

Animal and Veterinary Science (AVS)

101 Introduction to Animal Science

323, 324 Animal Management I, II

331 Anatomy and Physiology

333 Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory

412 Animal Nutrition

440 Seminar on Marine Mammals

472 Physiology of Reproduction

473 Physiology of Reproduction Laboratory Anthropology

Aquaculture and Fisheries Science (AFS)

101 Freshman Inquiry into Fisheries and Aquaculture

102 Introductory Aquaculture

104 Introductory Aquaculture Laboratory

201 Shellfish Aquaculture

202 Finfish Aquaculture

211 Introduction to the Marine Environment Laboratory

270 Basic Scuba Diving in Science and Technology

290 Small Boats: Their Equipment and Operation

300 Aquaculture Health Management

311 Exploration of Marine Bioresources

315 Living Aquatic Resources

316 Living Aquatic Resources Laboratory

321 World Fishing Methods

322 Laboratory for World Fishing Methods

332 Interactions between Fisheries and Protected Species

342 Marine Auxiliary Systems

343 Vessel Repair and Maintenance

362 Crustacean Aquaculture

380 Inshore and Coastal Navigation

381 Mid-Ocean Navigation

415 Fishery Science

416 Fishery Science Laboratory

421 Design of Fish Capture Systems

425 Aquaculture and the Environment

426 Ecological Aquaculture

432 Marine Finfish Aquaculture

433 Research Diving Methods

434 Aquatic Food Quality and Processing

435 Aquatic Food Product Development

481 Shellfish Aquaculture Laboratory

483 Salmonid Aquaculture

486 Fish Physiology

500 Diseases of Aquatic Origin

501, 502 Seminar

510 Application of Quantitative Methods to Marine Fisheries Ecology

508 Seminar in Biological Literature

516 Early Life History of Aquatic Animals

521 Evaluation of Fish Capture Systems

531 Fish Stock Assessment

532 Experimental Design

534 Animal Virology

536 Virology Laboratory

555, 556 Pathology Rotation

576 Seminar in Genetics of Aquatic Organisms

581 Current Topics in Molluscan Aquaculture

584 Advanced Aquaculture Systems

586 Fish Nutrition

Biological Sciences (BIO)

101, 102 Principles of Biology I, II

130 Topics in Marine Biology

262 Introductory Ecology

286 Humans, Insects, and Disease

345 Marine Environmental Physiology

355 Marine Invertebrates of Southern New England

360 Marine Biology

412, 512 Evolution and Diversity of Fishes

418 Ecology of Marine Plants

441 Environmental Physiology of Animals

442 Mammalian Physiology

445, 545 Endocrinology I, II

455 Marine Ecology

457 Marine Ecology Laboratory

458 Freshwater Ecology

465 Biology of Algae

466 Vertebrate Biology

467 Animal Behavior

469 Tropical Marine Invertebrates

475 Coral Reef Ecology

480, 580 Community Ecology

495 Tropical Marine Biology Research

524 Methods in Plant Ecology

541 Comparative Physiology of Marine Animals

551 Seminar in Marine Ecology

560 Seminar in Plant Ecology

563 Biology and Ecology of Fishes 567 Natural Selection

568 Ornithology

664 Phytoplankton Ecology

675 Advanced Ecology Seminars

Chemical Engineering (CHE)

212 Chemical Process Calculations

403, 404 Introduction to Ocean Engineering Processes I, II

534 Corrosion and Corrosion Control

548 Separations for Biotechnology

Civil and Environmental Engineering (CVE)

374 Environmental Engineering

375 Environmental Engineering Laboratory

470, 471 Water and Wastewater Transport Systems I, II

474 Water Quality Sampling and Analysis

475 Water in the Environment

478 Hazardous Waste Disposal and Solid Waste Management

485 Environmental Engineering Geophysics

570 Water Chemistry for Engineers

572 Biosystems in Sanitary Engineering

573 Theory of Water Purification and Treatment

579 Soil Behavior

580 Consolidation, Seepage, and Clay Mineralogy

581 Experimental Geomechanics

583 Advanced Foundation Engineering

587 Groundwater Flow and Seepage Pressures

588 Groundwater Hydrology

672 Water Pollution Control and Treatment of Wastewater

677 Stream and Estuarine Analysis

Community Planning (CPL)

300 Introduction to Global Issues in Sustainable Development

434 Introduction to Environmental Law

483 Land Development Seminar

485 Planning and Natural Environmental Systems

487 International Development Internships

495 International Development Seminar

538 Site Planning

539 Environmental Law

549 Seminar in Ecological Planning

Entomology (ENT)

390 Wildlife and Human Disease

411, 511 Pesticides and the Environment

529 Systems Science for Ecologists

544 Insect Pest Management

561 Aquatic Entomology

Environmental Economics (EEC)

105 Introduction to Resource Economics

205 Resource Management and Conservation

310 Economics for Environmental Resource Management and Policy

345 Sustainable Development, Trade and the Environment

410 Fish and Wildlife Economics

432 Environmental Economics and Policy

435 Aquacultural Economics

440 Benefit-Cost Analysis

441 Markets, Trade, and Natural Resources

501 Graduate Seminar in Natural Resources Economics

502 Research Methodology in Environmental and Natural Resource Economics

514 Economics of Marine Resources

524 Quantitative Techniques in Natural Resources Research

528 Microeconomic Theory

529 Game Theory

534 Economics of Natural Resources

535 Environmental Economics

543 Economic Structure of the Fishing Industry

576 Econometrics

602 Research Methodology

624 Dynamic Economic Models

628 Advanced Microeconomic Theory I

630 Resource Analysis

634 Economics of Resource Development

676 Advanced Econometrics

677 Econometric Applications in Resource Economics

Environmental Sciences (EVS)

366 Communicating Environmental Research and Outreach

610 Multidisciplinary Problem Solving in Coastal Ecosystems

612 Leadership and Communication in Coastal Ecosystem and Management

614 White Papers in Integrated Coastal Science

616 Field Practicum in Coastal Science

618 Internship in Coastal Management

Geosciences (GEO)

100 Environmental Geology

103 Understanding the Earth

113 Natural Disasters

210 Landforms: Origin and Evolution

305 Global Warming

450 Introduction to Sedimentary Geology

483 Hydrogeology

484 Environmental Hydrogeology

515 Glacial Geology

568 Isotopes in Hydrogeology

577 Coastal Geologic Hazards

582 Innovative Subsurface Remediation Technologies

583 Groundwater Modeling

584 Environmental Hydrogeology

History (HIS)

389 Exploration, Commerce, and Conflict in the Atlantic World, 1415-1815

390 The Atlantic World in the Age of Iron, Steam and Steel

396 Maritime History/Underwater Archaeology Field School

490 Underwater Historical Archaeology

Landscape Architecture (LAR)

101 Freshman Inquiry into Landscape Architecture

343, 344 Landscape Architecture Studio I, II

444 Landscape Architecture Studio III: Sustainable Design

443 Planting Design

445 Landscape Architecture Studio IV

Marine Affairs (MAF)

100 Human Use and Management of the Marine Environment

120 New England and the Sea

220 Introduction to Marine and Coastal Law

312 The Politics of the Ocean

320 Shipping and Ports

330 World Fishing

410 Senior Seminar in Marine Affairs

413 Peoples of the Sea

415, 515 Marine Pollution Policy

461 Coastal Zone Management

465 Island Ecosystem Management

472 Marine Recreation and Tourism Management Seminar

475 Human Responses to Coastal Hazards and Disasters

482 Quantitative Methods in Marine Affairs

484 Environmental Analysis and Policy in Coastal Management

494 Cases in Marine Policy

490 Field Experience in Marine Affairs

502 Research Methods in Marine Affairs

511 Ocean Uses and Marine Sciences

516 Seminar on the Urban Waterfront

521 Coastal Zone Law

523 Fisheries Law and Management

526 Management of Marine Protected Areas

527 Marine Protected Areas: An Interdisciplinary Analysis

551 Seminar in Marine Ecology

563 Maritime Transportation

564 Port Operations and Policy

565 Cruise Ship Operations, Marketing, and Ports

577 International Ocean Law

578 International Ocean Organizations

582 Coastal Ecosystem Governance

602 Federal Ocean Policy and Organization

651, 652 Marine Affairs Seminar

Mechanical Engineering (MCE)

354 Fluid Mechanics

415 Experimentation in Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Science

551 Fluid Mechanics I

Microbiology (MIC)

102 Exploring the Microbial World

201 Introductory Medical Microbiology

211 Introductory Microbiology

306 Eukaryotic Microbiology/Protistology

413-16 Advanced Microbiology

Natural Resources Science (NRS)

100 Natural Resource Conservation

101 Freshman Inquiry into Natural Resources

186 Analysis and Presentation of Environmental Data

200 Seminar in Natural Resources

212 Introduction to Soil Science

301 Introduction to Forest Science

302 Fundamentals of Forest Management

304 Field Ornithology

305 Principles of Wildlife Ecology and Management

309 Wildlife Management Techniques Laboratory

324 Biology of Mammals

351 Soil Morphology Practicum

361 Watershed Hydrology and Management

395 Research Apprenticeship in Natural Resources Science

397 Natural Resources Internship

401 Foundations of Restoration Ecology

402 Wildlife Biometrics

403 Wildlife Biometrics Field Investigations

406 Wetland Wildlife

407 Nongame and Endangered Species Management

408 Environmental Education: Theory and Experiential Learning

409 Concepts in GIS and Remote Sensing

410 Fundamentals of GIS

411 Population and Environmental Change

412 Soil-Water Chemistry

414 Climate Change Science and Policy

415 Remote Sensing of the Environment

423 Wetland Ecology

424 Wetlands and Land Use

425, 525 Wetland Field Investigations

426 Soil Microbiology

440 Ecosystem Processes in Land and Water Management

441 Methods in Ecosystem Analysis

445 Invasive Species Research, Management and Policy

450 Soil Conservation and Land Use Investigations

452 Soil, Water, and Land Investigations

471 Soil Morphology and Mapping

495 Advanced Natural Resources Apprenticeship

497 Natural Resources Cooperative Internship

498 Teaching Practicum in Natural Resources Science

499 Senior Thesis in Natural Resources Science

503 Wildlife Biometrics Field Investigations

505 Biology and Management of Migratory Birds

509 Concepts of GIS and Remote Sensing in Environmental Science

510 Soil-Water Relations

511 Population and Environmental Change

514 Climate Change Science and Policy

516 Advanced Remote Sensing

520 Quantitative Techniques in Natural Resource Research

522 Advanced GIS Analysis of Environmental Data

524 Application of Advanced Spatial Analysis

526 Microbial Ecology of Soils and Sediments

527 Marine Protected Areas: An Interdisciplinary Analysis

532 Conservation Biology and Resource Economics

533 Landscape Pattern and Change

534 Ecology of Fragmented Landscapes

538 Physiological Ecology of Wild Terrestrial Vertebrates

545 Invasive Species Research, Management and Policy

551 Seminar in Marine Ecology

555 Applied Coastal Ecology

567 Soil Genesis and Classification

568 Recent Advances in Natural Resources Science

600 Graduate Seminar in Natural Resources

Ocean Engineering (OCE)

101 Introduction to Ocean Engineering

205 Ocean Engineering Design Tools

206 Ocean Instrumentation

215, 216 Ocean Engineering Design I, II

301 Fundamentals of Ocean Mechanics

310 Basic Ocean Measurement

311 Coastal Measurements and Applications

360 Robotic Ocean Instrumentation Design

408 Introduction to Engineering Wave Mechanics and Littoral Processes

416 Ocean Engineering Professional Practice

421 Marine Structure Design

422 Offshore Structure and Foundation

425 Coastal Experiments

471 Underwater Acoustics

472 Sonar Systems Design

495, 496 Ocean Systems Design Project I, II

500 Ocean Engineering Design Studies

506 Numerical Models and Data Analysis in Ocean Sciences

510 Engineering Ocean Mechanics

514 Engineering Wave Mechanics and Nearshore Processes

515 Marine and Vehicle Hydrodynamics

522 Dynamics of Waves and Structures

550 Ocean Systems Engineering

560 Introduction to Data Collection Systems

561 Introduction to the Analysis of Oceanographic Data

565 Ocean Laboratory I

571, 672 Underwater Acoustics I, II

572 Underwater Acoustic Transducers

575 Marine Bioacoustics

582 Seabed Geotechnics

605, 606 Ocean Engineering Seminar

661 Analysis of Oceanographic Data Systems

673 Advanced Course in Underwater Acoustic Propagation

Oceanography (OCG)

110 The Ocean Planet

123 Oceans, Atmospheres, and Global Change

131 Volcanoes and the Environment

401 General Oceanography

451 Oceanographic Science

480 Introduction to Marine Pollution

491 Ocean Studies

501 Physical Oceanography

505 Marine Analytical Chemistry

506 Numerical Models and Data Analysis in Ocean Sciences

510 Descriptive Physical Oceanography

517 Foundations in Earth System Dynamics

521 Chemical Oceanography

523 Organic Geochemistry of Natural Waters

531 Synoptic and Dynamic Meteorology

533 Graduate Writing in Marine and Environmental Sciences

535 Climate, Radiation, Gases, and Aerosols

540 Geological Oceanography

561 Biological Oceanography

576 Marine Microbial Ecology

580 Introduction to Marine Pollution

605 Dynamical Oceanography

610, 611 Geophysical Fluid Dynamics I, II

613 Waves

614 Tides

620 Chemical Distributions

623 Physical Chemistry of Seawater

625 Organic Geochemistry of Sediments

628 High-Temperature Geochemistry

631 Seminar in Marine and Atmospheric Chemistry

643 Subduction Zones

645 Petrology of the Ocean Crust

652 Marine Geophysics

664 Phytoplankton Ecology

665 Marine Bio-Optics and Remote Sensing

668 Productivity of Ocean Margins

669 Marine Fish Ecology and Production

670 Fish Population Dynamics

689 Coastal Marine Ecosystems

695 Seminar in Oceanography

Philosophy (PHL)

454 Philosophy of the Natural Environment

Physics (PHY)

425 Acoustics

483, 484 Laboratory and Research Problems in Physics

Plant Sciences (PLS)

150 Plant Biology for Gardeners

200 Introduction to Plant Protection

205, 305 Population, Environment, and Plant Biology I, II

222 Ecology of the Home Landscape

306 Landscape Management and Arboriculture

361 Weed Science

401, 402 Plant Sciences Seminar

405 Propagation of Plant Materials

407 Environmental Education: Theory/Experiential Learning

415 Plant Plagues: Causes and Consequences

436 Floriculture and Greenhouse Crop Production

440 Diseases of Turfgrasses, Trees, Shrubs, and Ornamental Shrubs

441 Plant Disease Laboratory

442 Advanced Turf Management

475 Plant Nutrition and Soil Fertility

476 Environmental Plant Physiology

501, 502 Graduate Seminar in Plant Sciences

512 Plant Growth and Development

572 Plant Biochemistry

576 Environmental Plant Physiology

Political Science (PSC)

402 Environmental Policy and Politics

Statistics (STA)

413 Data Analysis

550 Ecological Statistics

Special Problems, Directed Study, Independent Study, Workshop, and/or Internships are also offered by most marine and environmental departments.


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