MASC 431: Oceanographic Data Management


Oceanography today, Data Base Management Systems and Oceanographic Data Types. Database Management Systems in Modern Client/Server Environment. Information Technology and Scientific Communication, Principles of Data Management, Oceanographic Data Management Process. Principles of Information Management, Oceanographic Information Management Process. Guide for Establishing a National Oceanographic Data Centre. Data Centre Functions and New Technology for Data and Information Management. Introduction to Remote Sensing Activities; Usage of Remote Sensing for Oceanographic Data Collection and Management. Quality Control Procedures for Data Management.