Coastal Processes

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
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.
Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Schedule #: 
13914

Course Sections

Coastal Processes
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0

Jonathan Woodruff

TU TH 9:30AM 10:45AM