Oceanography Preregistration

Major Electives Course Name Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Fall 2018
SO422 Nearshore 1, Muller    
SO426 Polar   1, Gallaher  
SO427 Estuarine      
SO431 Remote sensing      
SO432 GIS     1, Guth
SO441 Synoptic   1, Barrett  
SO442 Tropical 1, Barrett   1, Barrett
SO445 Global Climate Change   1, Smith  
SO447 Energy, Policy, & Security 1, Smith   1, Smith
SO451 Biological 1, Steppe   1, Steppe
SO461 Geological    
SO486Z Shipwrecks    
SO470x   Capstone     In Spring 2018,
two sections will be offered,
one for Meteorology and one
for Oceanography
Free Electives
allowed for SOC/SOCH majors, but will not count as Major Elective in matrix
SO262 Physical Geography 2, Ingersoll 2, Tellado 1, TBD
(can be taken in addition to SO426)
Polar Science 2, Ingersoll 1 or 2, TBD
(can only be taken as Free
Intro to Meteo
with Fleet Applications
1, Ingersoll 1, Thompson 1, TBD
(Can only be taken as free elective)
Arctic Security 1, Henderson & Gosnell

Prereg Notes, Jan 2018 for Fall 2018 preregistration

Dean's notice on preregistration (includes dates by class for registration and preregistration)

Resolve Hard Conflicts come registrationIf the hard conflict involves a sports blocker, the mid should be referred to the Senior Academic Advisor (SAA; Barrett).  The SAA will check if the problem can be resolved solely by adjusting the blocker, or requires other changes, and will have NAAA adjust the blocker.

AcDean Notice regarding final examinations and exceptions 

Summer school


Class of 2019  First Class SOC fall     First Class SOCH fall

Class of 2020   Second Class SOC fall      Second Class SOCH fall

Class of 2021  Third Class SOC fall

Change of major

Section Changes are restricted and require approval of the Chair of the department offering the course and the Academic Scheduler. Changes of section for convenience or to select, or avoid, a particular instructor are not allowed. Requests will be considered, but not guaranteed, if you are scheduled in a section with an instructor you had previously.


Fall Regular Matrix Fall Honors Matrix Spring Regular Matrix Spring Honors Matrix
First Class First Class First Class First Class
Second Class Second Class Second Class Second Class

 Third Class

Third Class

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last revision 1/16/2018