EARTH 110 - Evolving Oceans
Winter 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Earth and Environmental Sciences (EARTH)
Department: LSA Earth & Environmental Sciences
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Requirements & Distribution:
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in GEOSCI 222 or EARTH 222.
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of instructor.
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
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EARTH 110 is a minicourse that explores the impacts of climate change on the world's oceans and the history of past oceanic life, events, and environments as recorded in seafloor sediments. Lectures address the nature and rate of past and modern (anthropogenic) perturbations to the physical, chemical, and biological state of the oceans.

Course Requirements:

Two exams taken on Canvas.

Intended Audience:

Intended for all students interested in the oceans, how they have changed through Earth history, and how humans are changing the oceans today.

Class Format:

Winter 2022: Asynchronous -- recorded in advance and students can look at them online any time.


EARTH 110 - Evolving Oceans
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
Note: Half-term minicourse. Meets January 05 thru February 24. Final Exam on February 24 unless otherwise arranged. Early Drop/Add Deadline: January 17.
002 (LEC)
 In Person
MW 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Note: Half-term minicourse. Meets March 07 thru April 18. Final Exam on April 18 unless otherwise arranged. Drop/Add deadline March 21.

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