Essentials of Oceanography

By: Trujillo & Thurman

Geology, Chemistry, Physics and Biology of the Oceans Major Focus on the Conservation and Environmental Issues Associated with the Oceans


  • Should have taken Biology
  • Should have taken Chemistry 
  • Class for the 4th Science
  • Readings – weekly
  • Homework – 30 min/day per class
  • 1 project per quarter
  • Chapter Quizzes, Unit Tests
  • Lots of Labs/Activities & Webquests
  • Videos and movies used to reinforce concepts