Five College Consortium

Five College Coastal and Marine Sciences Program

Courses

SPRING 2019 COURSES (listed below)
A few additional classes may be added, so please check again.
*Be sure to look beyond the first page within each category.*

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A minimum of six courses in three categories is required for the certificate.
Check the complete, categorized course list 
to see which courses are approved for the certificate. This master list may include courses not currently offered. Some courses may have stipulations (like "with marine project only"), or may require prerequisites.

Note: You do not need to be working towards the certificte to take any of these marine-related courses.

Faculty: Please contact marinesci@fivecolleges.edu if you would like to suggest an addition to the FCCMS list. Include the course number, title, semester(s) offered, and its relevance to marine science.

SPRING 2019 BOLD (courses with marine concentration)

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort ascending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
BIOLOGY 497ML 01 ST- Marine Biology Lab Akiko Okusu TH 1:00PM 4:00PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 497ML 02 ST- Marine Biology Lab Akiko Okusu TH 8:15AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 497MB 01 ST- Marine Biology Akiko Okusu M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
BIO 390 01 SEM:TOPCS ENV BIO- CORAL REEF Paulette Peckol T 01:00-02:50 Smith College
GEO 108 01 OCEANOGRAPHY MW 11:00-12:10 Smith College
GEO 108 D01 OCEANOGRAPHY M 01:10-02:30 Smith College
GEO 108 D02 OCEANOGRAPHY W 01:10-02:30 Smith College
GEOL 103 01 Oceanography Alan Werner;Penny Taylor TTH 11:30AM-12:45PM Mount Holyoke College
GEOL 103 02 Oceanography Alan Werner TTH 10:00AM-11:15AM Mount Holyoke College
BIOLOGY 273 01 Marine Vertebrates Alan Richmond M W F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
CS 0260 1 Cognition in Whales & Dolphins Laela Sayigh 05:30PM-06:50PM TU;05:30PM-06:50PM TH Hampshire College

SPRING 2019 MARINE ECOLOGY and DIVERSITY

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort ascending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
BIOLOGY 487H 01 Tropical Field Biology Paul Sievert TU TH 4:00PM 5:00PM UMass Amherst
BIOL 454 01 Tropical Biology Seminar Ethan Clotfelter, Rachel Levin TH 02:30PM-05:30PM Amherst College
BIOLOGY 497ML 01 ST- Marine Biology Lab Akiko Okusu TH 1:00PM 4:00PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 497ML 02 ST- Marine Biology Lab Akiko Okusu TH 8:15AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 497MB 01 ST- Marine Biology Akiko Okusu M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
BIO 390 01 SEM:TOPCS ENV BIO- CORAL REEF Paulette Peckol T 01:00-02:50 Smith College
GEOL 224 01 Sedimentary Geology Mark McMenamin TTH 02:55PM-04:10PM Mount Holyoke College
BIOLOGY 544 01 Ornithology Bruce Byers TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 544 01LL Ornithology W 9:05AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 544 01LM Ornithology TH 8:00AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 273 01 Marine Vertebrates Alan Richmond M W F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 548 01 Mammalogy Anne Walton TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 548 01LL Mammalogy Katherine Doyle W 1:25PM 4:25PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 548 01LM Mammalogy TH 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 548 01LN Mammalogy TH 8:30AM 11:30AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 548 01LQ Mammalogy W 9:05AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 287 01 Intro Ecology Tristram Seidler M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 540 01 Herpetology Alan Richmond TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 540 01LL Herpetology TU 1:00PM 4:00PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 540 01LM Herpetology W 1:25PM 4:25PM UMass Amherst

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SPRING 2019 GEOLOGY and CHEMISTRY

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort ascending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
GEOLOGY 101H 01 The Earth hons Isla Castaneda TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101H 01LL The Earth hons W 11:15AM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 01 The Earth William Clement M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 01LL The Earth M 2:30PM 5:50PM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 01LM The Earth TU 8:00AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 01LN The Earth TH 8:00AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 01LQ The Earth W 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 01LR The Earth TU 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 02 The Earth William Clement M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 02LL The Earth TH 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
GEO-SCI 531 01LL Tectonics 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
GEO-SCI 531 01 Tectonics Michael Williams TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
GEOL 121 01 Surface Earth Dynamics Anna Martini, Abigail Carroll MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
GEOL 121L 01 Surface Earth Dyn Lab Anna Martini TH 02:30PM-04:30PM Amherst College
GEO-SCI 591V 01AA Sem: Volcanology F 1:25PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
GEO-SCI 591V 01 Sem: Volcanology John Rhodes M 4:00PM 6:00PM UMass Amherst
GEOL 311L 01 Sediment & Stratigraph-Lab Abigail Carroll M 02:00PM-05:00PM Amherst College
GEOL 311 01 Sediment & Stratigraph Abigail Carroll MWF 12:00PM-12:50PM Amherst College
GEOL 111L 01 Principles of Geology Lab Tekla Harms W 02:00PM-04:00PM Amherst College
GEOL 111L 02 Principles of Geology Lab Tekla Harms TH 08:00AM-10:00AM Amherst College

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SPRING 2019 RESOURCE MANAGEMENT and POLICY

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort ascending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
NRC 578 01 Watershed Sci & Mgmt Timothy Randhir TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
GEOGRAPH 497R 01 ST- Rethinking US Env Policy Eve Vogel TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
NRC 566 01 Restoration Ecology Kristina Stinson TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
ECON 308 01AA Political Economy of the Envir F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
ECON 308 01AB Political Economy of the Envir F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
ECON 308 01AC Political Economy of the Envir F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ECON 308 01 Political Economy of the Envir Laurie Johnson TU TH 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
NRC 409 01 Nat Res Policy&Admin Charles Schweik TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
GEOG 205 01 Mapping and Spatial Analysis Thomas Millette TTH 08:30AM-09:45AM Mount Holyoke College
NRC 585 01 Introduction to GIS Bethany Bradley TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
NRC 585 01LL Introduction to GIS F 10:10AM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
NRC 585 01LM Introduction to GIS F 1:25PM 4:25PM UMass Amherst
NRC 585 01LN Introduction to GIS TH 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
POLIT 247 01 International Law and Org. Andrew Reiter TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
ENST 260 01 Global Environ. Politics Ashwin Ravikumar TTH 02:30PM-03:50PM Amherst College
GEOGRAPH 468 01 GIS and Spatial Analysis Qian Yu TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
NRC 571 01 Fisheries Sci & Mgt Adrian Jordaan M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
NRC 571 99LL Fisheries Sci & Mgt M 11:15AM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
RES-ECON 262 01 Environmental Econ John Stranlund TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
ECON 210 01 Environ/Natural Res Econ Katharine Sims TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College

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FALL 2018 BOLD (courses with high concentration of marine material)

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort ascending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
ECO 697J 01 ST-Ecology of Diadromus Fishes Andrew Danylchuk M 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
CS 0261 1 Oceans of Change Timothy (Tim) Zimmerman 09:00AM-10:20AM M;09:00AM-10:20AM W Hampshire College
BIO 269 01 MARINE ECOLOGY LABORATORY Paulette Peckol M 01:10-04:00 Smith College
BIO 269 02 MARINE ECOLOGY LABORATORY Graham Kent T 01:00-04:00 Smith College
NRC 590M 01 Marine Ecology Brian Cheng TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
NRC 590M 01LL Marine Ecology TH 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
BIO 268 01 MARINE ECOLOGY Paulette Peckol TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
GEOLOGY 103H 01 Intro Oceanography, Honors Isla Castaneda TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 103 01 Intro Oceanography R Leckie TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 542 01 Ichthyology Alan Richmond M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 542 01LL Ichthyology W 1:25PM 4:25PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 542 01LM Ichthyology TH 8:15AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
NRC 260 01 Fish Conservation & Management Andrew Danylchuk TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst

FALL 2018 MARINE ECOLOGY and BIODIVERSITY

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort ascending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
ECO 697J 01 ST-Ecology of Diadromus Fishes Andrew Danylchuk M 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NRC 597CB 01 ST-Conservation&AnimlBehavior Anne Averill TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
BIO 269 01 MARINE ECOLOGY LABORATORY Paulette Peckol M 01:10-04:00 Smith College
BIO 269 02 MARINE ECOLOGY LABORATORY Graham Kent T 01:00-04:00 Smith College
NRC 590M 01 Marine Ecology Brian Cheng TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
NRC 590M 01LL Marine Ecology TH 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
BIO 268 01 MARINE ECOLOGY Paulette Peckol TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
GEO 231 01 INVERT PALEONT & HIST OF LIFE Sara Pruss MWF 11:00-12:10 Smith College
GEO 231 L01 INVERT PALEON-HIST OF LIFE LAB Sara Pruss W 01:10-04:00 Smith College
BIOLOGY 287 01 Intro Ecology Christiane Healey TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 542 01 Ichthyology Alan Richmond M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 542 01LL Ichthyology W 1:25PM 4:25PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 542 01LM Ichthyology TH 8:15AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 280 01 Evolut:Diversity Life-thruTime Bruce Byers M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 280 02 Evolut:Diversity Life-thruTime Christiane Healey M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
BIOL 223L 01 Ecology Lab Martha Hoopes;Amy Mays;Louise Grosslein M 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
BIOL 223L 02 Ecology Lab Louise Grosslein;Amy Mays;Martha Hoopes T 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
BIOL 223L 04 Ecology Lab Amy Mays;Louise Grosslein;Martha Hoopes TH 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
BIOL 223 01 Ecology Martha Hoopes MWF 09:30AM-10:45AM Mount Holyoke College
NS 0207 1 Ecology Blair McLaughlin 01:00PM-02:20PM W;01:00PM-02:20PM F;01:00PM-03:50PM F Hampshire College

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FALL 2018 GEOLOGY and CHEMISTRY

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort ascending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
GEOL 203 01 The Earth's Surface Vivian Leung MW 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
GEOLOGY 101 01 The Earth William Clement M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 01LL The Earth M 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 01LM The Earth TU 8:00AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 01LN The Earth TU 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 01LQ The Earth W 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 02 The Earth William Clement M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 02LL The Earth TH 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 101 01LR The Earth TH 8:00AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
GEO 361 01 TECTONICS & EARTH HISTORY Mark Brandriss MWF 10:00-10:50 Smith College
GEOLOGY 445 01 Sedimentology Jonathan Woodruff TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
GEOLOGY 445 01LL Sedimentology M 1:25PM 4:25PM UMass Amherst
GEO 232 L01 SEDIMENTARY GEOLOGY LAB Bosiljka Glumac Th 01:00-03:50 Smith College
GEO 232 01 SEDIMENTARY GEOLOGY Bosiljka Glumac TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
GEOL 111L 01 Principles of Geology Lab Peter Crowley W 02:00PM-04:00PM Amherst College
GEOL 111L 02 Principles of Geology Lab Peter Crowley TH 08:00AM-10:00AM Amherst College
GEOL 111 01 Principles of Geology Peter Crowley MWF 12:00PM-12:50PM Amherst College
NS 0195 1 Pollution/Environment Dulasiri Amarasiriwardena 12:30PM-01:50PM TU;12:30PM-01:50PM TH;02:00PM-05:00PM TH Hampshire College
GEO 101 01 INTRO TO EARTH PROCESS & HIST Amy Rhodes MWF 10:00-10:50 Smith College
GEOL 301L 01 Hydrogeology Lab Anna Martini F 01:00PM-04:00PM Amherst College

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FALL 2018 RESOURCE MANAGEMENT and POLICY

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort ascending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
NRC 576 01 Water Resources Mgmt & Polcy Timothy Randhir TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
NRC 597CB 01 ST-Conservation&AnimlBehavior Anne Averill TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
PPL 220 01 PUBLIC POLICY ANALYSIS Paul Newlin MWF 11:00-12:10 Smith College
ECON 308 01 Political Economy of the Envir Laurie Johnson TU TH 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
ECON 308 01AB Political Economy of the Envir F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
ECON 308 01AC Political Economy of the Envir F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
CS 0261 1 Oceans of Change Timothy (Tim) Zimmerman 09:00AM-10:20AM M;09:00AM-10:20AM W Hampshire College
ENV 150 01 MODELING OUR WORLD: INTRO GIS John Loveless MWF 11:00-12:10 Smith College
GEO 150 01 MODELING OUR WORLD: INTRO GIS John Loveless MWF 11:00-12:10 Smith College
NRC 585 01LL Introduction to GIS F 9:05AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
NRC 585 01LM Introduction to GIS F 1:25PM 4:25PM UMass Amherst
NRC 585 01 Introduction to GIS Forrest Bowlick TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
NRC 585 99LL Introduction to GIS TH 2:30PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
GEOG 204 01 Human Dimens/Environ Change Girma Kebbede TTH 11:30AM-12:45PM Mount Holyoke College
NRC 260 01 Fish Conservation & Management Andrew Danylchuk TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst

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