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GEOG250

Planet Earth: Wind, Water, Fire

Status

Active

Subject code

GEOG

Course Number

250

Description

Basic concepts of earth systems science and physical geography. Topics include: introduction to mapping, GIS and remote sensing; weather and climate; drought, floods, and environmental hydrology; earthquakes, volcanos, landforms and geomorphology; and the interactions of all of the above with humans and the earth’s biota. Climate change and the spatial inequalities in environmental pollution and resources are emphasized. (Same as Environmental Studies 250.)

Course Attributes

EVST physical science (EVPS), Natural Science, Biology (FSNB), SUST Environmental Sustain (SUEV), AI-Natural Science (AINS), IF-Quantitative Data Literacy (IFQD)

Min

0

Max

1