Ocean Sciences

OCEA 118 Marine Microbial Ecology

The study of marine bacteria and their role in the marine ecosystem. Emphasis on biochemistry and physiology in relation to metabolic activity and elemental cycles, trophic interactions, and flows of material and energy in marine food webs. Students cannot receive credit for this course and Ocean Sciences 218.


Prerequisite(s): BIOE 20C or BIOE 21C, and CHEM 1C.