Response of oceans to climate and human-induced changes

EMBC+ MODULE 1: Understanding the structure and function of Marine Biodiversity
semester: 
3
ects: 
6

Climate change impact on ocean chemistry and physics; Human-induced impacts on ocean chemistry and physics; Remote sensing (temperature, salinity, sea ice, phytoplankton); chemical contaminations in oceans. 

keywords: 
Global change, Climate change, Human impacts, Chemical and Physical oceanography
initial: 

basic knowledge (Master 1 level) on marine ecology and biological oceanography 

final: 

Knowledge, at global scale, of oceans responses to environnemental perturbations; Ability to interpret remote sensing data; Ability to estimate chemical contamination of the oceans; Analysis of physical and chemical feedbacks of oceans.