Methods in Chemical and Biological Oceanography

Universidad Católica de Valencia

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Methods in Chemical and Biological Oceanography

  • Host University

    Universidad Católica de Valencia

  • Location

    Valencia, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Marine Biology, Oceanography

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    5
  • Overview

    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.

Course Disclaimer

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.