Geologic Hazards

Fall 2019

Description

This course melds the scientific basis of natural phenomena that become deadly hazards with the geopolitical climate that shapes culture. Explores the imbalance of energy on the Earth vs. human fallacy in misappropriation of technological advances as potential causes of geohazards. This course places the collision of science and human values on the international stage.
Prerequisites: GE Foundation Areas Physical Science and Life Science.

Class Notes

Class Details

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Riggins, Susan G
Location

WWW ONLINE

Class Registration Information

Class #
4551
Course
GEOS 355 -
SECT 03
Units
3
Fees
Price TBA:
  • $ / unit
Capacity
144/150
Class Meeting Dates

08/26/2019 - 12/20/2019

Days

TBA

Times

GEOS 355 - SECT 03

Geologic Hazards

Class: 4551 Units: 3

M-F 08/26/2019 - 12/20/2019 TBA

This course melds the scientific basis of natural phenomena that become deadly hazards with the geopolitical climate that shapes culture. Explores the imbalance of energy on the Earth vs. human fallacy in misappropriation of technological advances as potential causes of geohazards. This course places the collision of science and human values on the international stage.
Prerequisites: GE Foundation Areas Physical Science and Life Science.

Class Notes

This course melds the scientific basis of natural phenomena that become deadly hazards with the geopolitical climate that shapes culture. Explores the imbalance of energy on the Earth vs. human fallacy in misappropriation of technological advances as potential causes of geohazards. This course places the collision of science and human values on the international stage.

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Riggins, Susan G
Location
WWW ONLINE