University of Liege | Version française
Academic year 2014-2015Value date : 01/10/2014

Faculty of Sciences

Description of course programmes, learning outcomes and career openingsEnrolments and AdmissionFaculty websiteSchedule

Master in oceanography
Or
Th
Pr
Au
Credits

First Year

Compulsory courses

First semester

OCEA0075-1

Introduction to physical oceanography and marine meteorology - Jean-Marie Beckers - [3d FW]

30
15
[+]
6

OCEA0082-5

Carbon, nutrient, greenhouse gases dynamics in marine ecosystems and geological oceanography, Carbon, nutrient, greenhouse gases dynamics in marine ecosystems (english language) - Alberto Borges - [2d FW]

20
5
[+]
4

OCEA0014-1

Mathematical analysis and modelling methods applied to the environment - Eric Delhez

20
20
-
4

OCEA0057-6

Marine Ecology, Introduction to marine ecosystems modelling (english language) - Marilaure Grégoire

15
15
-
3

GCIV2040-2

Swell and actions on marine structures - Sébastien Erpicum

15
5
-
2

OCEA0082-3

Carbon, nutrient, greenhouse gases dynamics in marine ecosystems and geological oceanography, Geological oceanography (english language) - Nathalie Fagel - [3d FW]

20
20
[+]
4

OCEA0057-4

Marine Ecology, Marine ecology (english language) - Sylvie Gobert, Mathieu Poulicek - [4d FW]

15
-
[+]
4

OCEA0059-2

Remote Sensing of the Oceans, Introduction to satellite oceanography (english language) - Yves Cornet

15
15
-
3

Second semester

OCEA0049-1

Pelagian oceanography - Sylvie Gobert - [2d FW]

15
15
[+]
3

OCEA0011-2

Coastal oceanography - Salim Djenidi - [3d FW]

20
10
[+]
5

OCEA0019-1

Biological oceanology - Sylvie Gobert - [8d FW]

30
-
[+]
8

OCEA0015-1

Principles of interdisciplinary study of sea systems - Marilaure Grégoire

20
20
-
3

DROI0725-1

Law of the sea and of sea environment - Philippe Vincent

20
-
-
2

GEOG2012-1

Coastal geomorphology - Aurelia Hubert - [2d FW]

20
10
[+]
3

GEOG0620-1

Economic geography of the sea - Bernadette Merenne-Schoumaker

20
-
-
3

SSTA0001-1

Integrated placement : preparation, fieldwork guidance, assistant writing up a report - Aïda Alvera Azcarate, Sylvie Gobert - [30h Mon. WS]

-
-
[+]
3

Second year

Compulsory courses

DOCU0450-2

Documentation training applied to oceanography (bibliography and database) - Aïda Alvera Azcarate, Ninfa Greco - [30h Mon. WS]

-
-
[+]
5

Notice this course is teached during the first semester

SMEM0003-1

Final thesis - Collégialité

-
-
-
25

Professional focus (organized during the 1st semester)

Optional courses

Choose one option from the following :

Option Oceanography

Choose courses totalling 30 ECTS out of the following :

SSTG0032-1

Practical professional internship in oceanography - Collégialité - [1w Internship]

-
-
[+]
5

OCEA0020-1

Current issues in oceanography - Salim Djenidi

15
15
-
4

OCEA0064-4

Functional and Molecular Marine Microbiology, Molecular approaches to the diversity of marine microorganisms (english language) - Annick Wilmotte

15
15
-
3

ZOOL0218-4

Aquariology - Christian Michel

30
-
-
3

OCEA0064-3

Functional and Molecular Marine Microbiology, Marine bacteriology (english language) - Mathieu Poulicek

15
30
-
3

OCEA0062-4

Ecotoxicology and Biodegradation of Marine Pollutants, Biodegradation of organic molecules in a sea environment (english language) - Mathieu Poulicek

20
-
-
3

ZOOL0233-1

Biology of benthos and necton animals : vertebrates - Eric Parmentier

15
10
-
3

OCEA0060-2

Advanced Marine Zoology, Biology of benthos and necton animals : invertebrates (english language) - Patrick Dauby, Mathieu Poulicek - [2d FW]

15
15
[+]
3

BOTA0402-1

Marine plant biology - Anne Goffart - [3d FW]

15
15
[+]
4

OCEA0023-1

Complement of ecological modeling - Marilaure Grégoire

15
30
-
3

ZOOL0220-1

Planctonology - Anne Goffart

15
30
-
3

OCEA0025-1

Dynamics of nutrients in marine environment, part I : chemical and biochemical aspects - Marc Elskens - [10h FW]

7,5
7,5
[+]
3

OCEA0025-2

Dynamics of nutrients in marine environment, part II : ecological processes - Anne Goffart - [10h FW]

7,5
7,5
[+]
3

OCEA0055-2

Biogeochemical Cycles in the Ocean, Biogeochemistry 1 (english language) - Bruno Delille, Anne Mouchet - [2d FW]

20
-
[+]
3

OCEA0055-4

Biogeochemical Cycles in the Ocean, Biogeochemistry 2 (english language) - Bruno Delille, Anne Mouchet

20
-
-
3

OCEA0052-2

Marine cryosphere - Bruno Delille

20
-
-
3

OCEA0043-2

Ecoethology of the marine animals - Christian Michel

30
-
-
3

OCEA0062-5

Ecotoxicology and Biodegradation of Marine Pollutants, Marine ecotoxicology (english language) - Krishna Das

15
15
-
4

OCEA0027-1

Applications of stable isotopes in marine sciences - Gilles Lepoint

15
15
-
4

OCEA0028-1

Impact study in a sea environment : theory and practice - Pierre Lejeune

10
20
-
3

OCEA0080-2

Biochemistry, Physiology and Aquariology, Physiology and biochemistry of the marine animals (english language) - Philippe Compère

15
15
-
3

OCEA0029-1

Production techniques of marine fishes, molluscs and crustaceans - Bruno Frederich

10
10
-
3

OCEA0030-1

Sea Climatology and meteorology - Michel Erpicum

30
-
-
3

ESHY0070-1

Dynamics of lower atmospherical layers and air-sea interactions - Louis François

30
15
-
4

OCEA0071-1

Geophysical fluid dynamics - Part 1 - Jean-Marie Beckers

30
15
-
5

OCEA0081-1

Numerical Methods in Geophysics - Part 2 - Jean-Marie Beckers

15
30
-
5

GEOL0256-1

Geochemistry of sediments and interstitial water - Nathalie Fagel

15
15
-
3

GEOL0225-3

Analytical Geochemistry - Nathalie Fagel

10
10
-
3

OCEA0042-1

Introduction to marine Micropaleontology and palynology (marine microfossils) - Emmanuelle Javaux

20
-
-
3

GEOL0006-2

Rocks and sedimentary processes - Frédéric Boulvain - [3d FW]

20
-
[+]
3

OCEA0063-1

Biology of Marine Mammals (english language)




4
-
Part I : Ecology and Ecotoxicology - Krishna Das
15
-
-
-
Part II : pathology and necropsies - Thierry Jauniaux
15
10
-

OCEA0033-1

Global changes and sea environment - Anne Mouchet

15
15
-
3

OCEA0056-2

Marine Plant Biology and Ecology, Marine phanerogames ecology (english language) - Sylvie Gobert

15
10
-
3

OCEA0056-3

Marine Plant Biology and Ecology, Techniques of sampling in marine ecology (english language) - Sylvie Gobert

15
10
-
3

OCEA0035-1

Data acquisition and analysis, complements - Aïda Alvera Azcarate

15
10
-
3

OCEA0144-1

Ecology of the coral reefs (english language) - Mathieu Poulicek

30
-
-
3

OCEA0059-3

Remote Sensing of the Oceans, Advanced satellite oceanography (english language) - Yves Cornet

15
15
-
3



Exceptionally, and with the agreement of the council of studies in Oceanology, one or several courses can be chosen in another program( for instance, in relation with the student's final dissertation,...)

Option Modelling Marine Environments

OCEA0023-1

Complement of ecological modeling - Marilaure Grégoire

15
30
-
3

OCEA0036-1

Structures and applications of marine hydrodynamic models - Alexander Barth

15
15
-
3

OCEA0055-3

Biogeochemical Cycles in the Ocean, Biogeochemistry 1 (english language) - Bruno Delille, Anne Mouchet

20
-
-
3

OCEA0073-1

Numerical methods in geophysics, Part 1 - Jean-Marie Beckers

15
30
-
3

Choose courses totalling 18 ECTS from the following :

SSTG0032-1

Practical professional internship in oceanography - Collégialité - [1w Internship]

-
-
[+]
5

OCEA0020-1

Current issues in oceanography - Salim Djenidi

15
15
-
4

OCEA0071-1

Geophysical fluid dynamics - Part 1 - Jean-Marie Beckers

30
15
-
5

OCEA0072-1

Geophysical fluid dynamics - Part 2 - Jean-Marie Beckers
Q1
30
15
-
5

ESHY0070-1

Dynamics of lower atmospherical layers and air-sea interactions - Louis François

30
15
-
4

OCEA0030-1

Sea Climatology and meteorology - Michel Erpicum

30
-
-
3

OCEA0055-4

Biogeochemical Cycles in the Ocean, Biogeochemistry 2 (english language) - Bruno Delille, Anne Mouchet

20
-
-
3

ZOOL0220-1

Planctonology - Anne Goffart

15
30
-
3

OCEA0062-5

Ecotoxicology and Biodegradation of Marine Pollutants, Marine ecotoxicology (english language) - Krishna Das

15
15
-
4

OCEA0028-1

Impact study in a sea environment : theory and practice - Pierre Lejeune

10
20
-
3

OCEA0035-1

Data acquisition and analysis, complements - Aïda Alvera Azcarate

15
10
-
3

OCEA0033-1

Global changes and sea environment - Anne Mouchet

15
15
-
3

OCEA0052-2

Marine cryosphere - Bruno Delille

20
-
-
3

OCEA0081-1

Numerical Methods in Geophysics - Part 2 - Jean-Marie Beckers

15
30
-
5

OCEA0059-3

Remote Sensing of the Oceans, Advanced satellite oceanography (english language) - Yves Cornet

15
15
-
3



Exceptionally, and with the agreement of the jury, one or several courses can be chosen in another program (for instance, in relation with the student's final dissertation,...)


Home

Bachelors, masters, advanced master et AESS

Lifelong Learning Education

Doctorat (Ph.D.)

Search by teacher

Search by course code and title

Version imprimable
(PDF)


Caption

Column "Or" = Course Organization
TA:All year
Q1:First quadrimester
Q2:Second quadrimester

Students and Studies Administration - Academic Affairs - Contact : Monique Marcourt, General Director for Education and Training - Developed by SEGI