ESCI 451 (01) - Earth in Film

Earth in Film

Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences :: Earth Sciences
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   80  
CRN: 51845
Special Fees: $5.00
Introductory-level focusing on interactions between Earth system and its inhabitants, with special emphasis on understanding societal implications of Earth system processes. Topics include Earth's interior processes, volcanism, earthquakes, climate change, storms, tornadoes, and biological change. Students are expected to learn about Earth system processes and critique cinematic portrayal of such processes. Taken together this approach affords building a foundation in the natural sciences and provides insights into societal portrayal of scientific ideas.
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Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery)
Instructors: Michael Palace

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm HS 130
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 W 6:10pm - 9:00pm JAMS G46
Final Exam 5/10/2024 5/10/2024 F 3:30pm - 5:30pm HS 130