Timeroom: Summer 2019

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Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences > Earth Sciences

ESCI 405 (1ON) - Global Environmental Change

Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2019 - Summer Session I (05/20/2019 - 06/21/2019)
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 70305
Special Fees: $20.00
Human activity rivals nature as an agent of change in the global environment. Explores evidence of environmental degradation in Earth's crust, hydrosphere, and atmosphere; considers prospects for future sustainable human health, diversity, and economic development. Problem solving through critical analysis of environmental variables. Special fee.
Equivalent(s): EOS 405
Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery), Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: John Slater
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/20/2019 6/21/2019 Hours Arranged ONLINE
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences > Earth Sciences

ESCI 409 (01) - Geology and the Environment

Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2019 - Special Summer Session (06/17/2019 - 08/07/2019)
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 70034
Special Fees: $20.00
Environmental impact of geologic processes; natural hazards, landslides, earthquakes, volcanoes, flooding, erosion, and sedimentation; land exploitation and site investigations; environmental considerations of water-supply problems; the recovery of energy and mineral resources. Special fee. Lab. Students may not receive credit for both ESCI 401 and ESCI 409.
Equivalent(s): ESCI 401
Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery), Discovery Lab Course
Instructors: Raymond Talkington
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
6/17/2019 8/7/2019 MW 6:10pm - 8:30pm JAMS 240
Manchester   Engineering&Physical Sciences > Earth Sciences

ESCI 410 (M1) - Earth Hazards

Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2019 - UNHM Credit (05/21/2019 - 07/30/2019)
Class Size:   12  
CRN: 70965
Introductory-level physical science course concerning Earth processes that impact humanity, with natural disasters as the focus. Topics include the causes and effects of earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions, floods, and landslides. The course covers basic concepts of physical geology using hands-on-activities, small-group discussions, and in-class demonstrations and is intended for students with little or no previous experience in Earth sciences. No prerequisites. Special fee.
Attributes: Physical Science(Discovery), Discovery Lab Course
Instructors: Albert Larson
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/21/2019 7/30/2019 TR 1:01pm - 3:50pm PANDRA P128
Durham   Engineering&Physical Sciences > Earth Sciences

ESCI 972 (01) - Hydrographic Field Course

Credits: 4.0
Term: Summer 2019 - Special Summer Session (05/20/2019 - 07/12/2019)
Class Size:   10  
CRN: 70042
A lecture, lab, and field course on the methods and procedures for the acquisition and processing of hydrographic and ocean mapping data. Practical experience in planning and conducting hydrographic surveys. Includes significant time underway (day trips and possible multi-day cruises) aboard survey vessel(s). Prereq: Introduction to Ocean Mapping; Geodesy and Positioning for Ocean Mapping; or permission. (Also listed as OE 972.)
Section Comments: (ESCI 972.01) ESCI/OE 871, 874, and 875 are prerequisites for this course, or permission from the instructor.
Equivalent(s): OE 972
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
5/20/2019 7/12/2019 MTWRF 8:00am - 4:00pm CHASE 130