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Kyle Partridge
N SCI 312
Seattle Campus

Navigation II

Basic theory and practice of celestial and electronic navigation. Relative motion theory and contact coordination practice in a multiple ship environment. Offered: W.

Class description

The purpose of NSCI 312 is to introduce you to celestial navigation, relative motion problems important to the deck officer, and naval communications.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Three times a week, lecture and laboratory

Recommended preparation

N SCI 311 -- Navigation I

Class assignments and grading

The homework assignments will be collected at the beginning of class on the due date. They will be assigned for most of the chapters we cover. These assignments will be due the class after we start each chapter. The quizzes will cover concepts since the last exam or quiz. The Midterm Exam will cover the first half of the course and the Final Exam will cover all course material.

The tentative course grade breakdown is: HOMEWORK/PARTICIPATION:25% QUIZZES:25% MID-TERM EXAM:25% FINAL EXAM:35%

The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
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Last Update by Kyle Partridge
Date: 07/14/2005