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Course Description

EOSC 104-02 Natural Disasters (3)

Cathcart, E.

cathcart@sandiego.edu

CRN 286
6-week Mid Session (6/26 – 8/4)
MW    
9 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.    
SCST-231

This course will give students an introduction to the earth and the dynamic natural processes that impact humanity and life in general. Man and nature are becoming increasingly intertwined as the human race continues to proliferate. This course will emphasize the fundamental scientific principles and processes related to natural disasters such as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, landslides, severe weather, hurricanes, meteorite impacts, and climate change. Historic catastrophes will be emphasized. This course satisfies the core curriculum requirement for a physical science course without a laboratory. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Monday, June 12.

EOSC 104L-02 Natural Disasters Lab (1)

Cathcart, E.

cathcart@sandiego.edu  

CRN 287
6-week Mid Session (6/26 – 8/4)
TTh (& Fri., 6/30)    
9 am – 12 pm  
SCST 262           

Prerequisites: EOSC 104 (Can be taken Concurrently)
This laboratory course will introduce students to skills and methods used to study natural disasters. Students will learn to identify rocks and minerals, employ map skills to study faults, volcanoes, coastal erosion, flooding, and other natural hazards, and interpret meteorological data. Natural hazards in San Diego will be examined through local field trips. ENVI 104L will fulfill the core curriculum requirement for a physical science laboratory. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Monday, June 12.

EOSC 104-02 Natural Disasters (3)

Cathcart, E.

cathcart@sandiego.edu

CRN 286
6-week Mid Session (6/26 – 8/4)
MW    
9 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.    
SCST-231

This course will give students an introduction to the earth and the dynamic natural processes that impact humanity and life in general. Man and nature are becoming increasingly intertwined as the human race continues to proliferate. This course will emphasize the fundamental scientific principles and processes related to natural disasters such as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, landslides, severe weather, hurricanes, meteorite impacts, and climate change. Historic catastrophes will be emphasized. This course satisfies the core curriculum requirement for a physical science course without a laboratory. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Monday, June 12.

EOSC 104L-02 Natural Disasters Lab (1)

Cathcart, E.

cathcart@sandiego.edu  

CRN 287
6-week Mid Session (6/26 – 8/4)
TTh (& Fri., 6/30)    
9 am – 12 pm  
SCST 262           

Prerequisites: EOSC 104 (Can be taken Concurrently)
This laboratory course will introduce students to skills and methods used to study natural disasters. Students will learn to identify rocks and minerals, employ map skills to study faults, volcanoes, coastal erosion, flooding, and other natural hazards, and interpret meteorological data. Natural hazards in San Diego will be examined through local field trips. ENVI 104L will fulfill the core curriculum requirement for a physical science laboratory. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Monday, June 12.

Contact Information

Summer and Intersession Office
Founders Hall 117
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-2742
Fax: (619) 260-2393
sio@sandiego.edu

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.