ESCI 502 (01) - Beaches and Coasts

Beaches and Coasts

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   24  
CRN: 11775
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. Recitation.
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
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 TR 8:10am - 9:30am CHASE 105
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 T 11:10am - 12:00pm JAMS 221
Final Exam 12/13/2023 12/13/2023 W 8:00am - 10:00am CHASE 105