Coastal Processes

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2020
Subject Name: 
Geosciences
Course Number: 
557
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Processes that govern the movement of sediment, the shaping of coastal landforms, and the geologic evolution of coastlines. Course topics include basic principles for water waves, tidal and estuarine processes, and the geomorphic development of beach and barrier systems. Prerequisite: GEO-SCI 445 or permission from instructor; introductory calculus course recommended.
Comments: 
Additional fees are associated with this section.
Variable Credit Comments: 
https://spire.umass.edu
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Link to Campus Courses
Schedule #: 
43982

Course Sections

Coastal Processes
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0 Jonathan Woodruff woodruff@cns.umass.edu TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM Morrill Sci. Ctr. (II) rm 245