Expand your on-campus or online
science offerings with the
AMS Ocean Studies
AMS Ocean Studies is an introductory college-level course developed
by the American Meteorological Society for implementation at undergraduate
institutions nationwide. The course places students in a dynamic and highly
motivational educational environment where they investigate the role of the
ocean in the Earth System by using real-world current environmental data.
The AMS Ocean Studies course package consists of a
Manual, course website, and
course management system-compatible files. Instructors
can use these resources in combinations that make
for an exciting learning experience for their students.
The course can be offered in traditional lecture/laboratory, completely
online, and hybrid learning environments by
experienced science faculty or those new to teaching oceanography. Collegial
assistance from AMS staff and other course users is available to new
If you would like to use the entire AMS Ocean Studies course package,
which includes the textbook, Investigations Manual, and access to our Course
and Faculty Websites, your college will need to have a completed
license on file with the AMS Education Program.
If you would like to use the Textbook-Only Option, a
license is not required.
Click here to learn more about this
dynamic course and how it can be easily implemented at your institution.