Geology 117: The Oceans

Discovery Section

MWF 2-3 in 258 Natural History

"The Oceans" is offered each semester by the Department of Geology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign . It is an introductory course that deals with the sea floor and ocean sediments; the nature of sea water; currents, waves, and tides in the oceans; marine life; and society's impact on the oceans and use of its resources.

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Instructors and TA
Prof. Tom Johnson  208 Natural History 244-2002
 Office hours:
3-4 pm Mon. / Wed
 Andre Ellis (TA)  208 Natural History  244-6048  

Links to other Geology Courses:

GEOL 100: Planet Earth

GEOL 143: The History of Life

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