Underwater Bioacoustics

Course Number: 
SIO 222
Course Description: 

Introductory course to familiarize a broad spectrum of participants to underwater sound and its relationship to underwater animals. Basic physics of sound propagation, use of sound to study underwater animals and, the sounds made by the animals themselves for echolocation and communication will be covered. (S/U grades permitted.)

Prerequisites: 
consent of instructor.
Number of Units: 
4