SO422, Nearshore Oceanography, is an elective taught in the Oceanography Department at the U.S. Naval Academy. The course features a field trip to Assateague National Seashore to look at the waves, sand, and beach profiles.
Spring 2009  Course Policy Objectives Lectures Labs Field Trip  Exam 1  Exam 2  
Fall 2005  Objectives Lectures  Exam 1  Exam 2  Quizzes 
Fall 2001  Syllabus with lesson objectives. Text by Dean and the CEM The same general principles were taught, but some details varied.  Exam 1  Exam 2  Quizzes 
Spring 2001  Komar text.  Exam 1  Exam 2  Quizzes 
Spring 2000  Komar text.  Exam 1  Exam 2  Quizzes 
Spring 1999 and Fall 1998 used the Komar text. Earlier semesters used a text by Carter (1988, Coastal Environments, Academic Press) Objectives with Carter text 
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The following material is available on this web page for students in this course:
Good nearshore references
Last Update: 1/5/2009