Course Description for Field Methods

CWR4010: Field Methods
Prerequisite:  CGN 4931
Description: This course will expose the student to the conception, design, logistics, and execution of field experiments and data gathering exercises in the coastal environment. Topics will include: beach profile surveying, sand sampling and analysis, wave gauge deployment, riverine and tidal current measurements, and surf zone wave and current measurements. Note that some courses will be taught off campus, in the surrounding waterways.