Coastal Engineering: Tides (RV-6156)

Registration Eligibility
N/A
Start Date
04/28/2018
End Date
04/27/2020
Description
This 2-hour online course covers the basic concepts of the tides and the astronomical forces that cause them. The nature of global and local tidal variations are introduced as well as the vocabulary of tides and tidal datums.

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Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
2.0
Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this course the student will:

Understand the astronomical forces that cause the tides.
Become familiar with some of the factors that affect the variations in regional tides.
Become familiar with the various tidal datums in use today.
Have an appreciation of the significance of tides on the environment.
Instructors
Donna Rona
Website Registration
Course Codes
RV-6156
Provider
RedVector.com, LLC


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