ESCI 502 (03) - Beaches and Coasts

Beaches and Coasts

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   24  
CRN: 12152
Special Fees: $25.00
Introductory-level physical science course on ocean, air, and landform dynamics affecting beaches and coasts, with considerations of natural processes associated with waves and currents, wind and rain, sediments and rocks, and ecology. Emphasis is placed on impacts on ecosystem and human health, the economics of coastal industry, and consequences of pollution and engineering practices. Topics are approached via real world examples, small-group discussions, and field trips to local sites. No prerequisites. Recitation. Special fee.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Matthew Florence

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 TR 8:10am - 9:30am CHASE 105
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 W 10:10am - 11:00am JAMS 221