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Dr. Robert Stewart's Physical Oceanography Class Page
This homepage for an introductory physical oceanography course provides the class syllabus, an outline of clearly defined learning goals, and an interactive lecture schedule with links to text and graphics for each topic. Homework assignments, links to PDF and online versions of class text, and a detailed semester review including sample exam questions are also provided. Also featured is a list of links to several hundred other sites that cover the spectrum of oceanographic and educational topics on the web. This site does an excellent job of presenting an entire semester of material in a concise and functional way, with clear learning goals and outcomes for students.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Primary (K-2)
  • Intermediate (3-5)
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Guide for instructor
    • Syllabus
    • Tutorial
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Services:
    • Ask an expert
  • Atmospheric science
  • Biology
  • Climatology
  • Educational theory and practice
  • Environmental science
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Biological oceanography
    • Chemical oceanography
    • Physical oceanography
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
All contents copyright 2002, Robert H. Stewart. All rights reserved.
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-454
Related resources:
This resource is part of 'Creating Effective Web-based Learning Resources in the Geosciences'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Prof Robert Stewart
Department of Oceanography, Texas A&M University