Methods in Chemical and Biological Oceanography
Universidad Católica de Valencia
Area of Study
Marine Biology, Oceanography
Taught In English
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units5
Hours & Credits
The main goals of this course are:
? To know the oceanographical aspects both, theoretical and practical, to plan campaigns, design experiments, choose the adequate procedures and methods.
? To know the strategies to follow during the sampling.
? To learn the procedures for the preservation, storage and pretreatment of samples.
? Use different methods of processing, extraction and analysis of marine samples for the determination of chemical and biological parameters.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.