EARTH 147 - Natural Hazards
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Earth and Environmental Sciences (EARTH)
Department: LSA Earth & Environmental Sciences
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS, NS
Other:
FYSem
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed or are enrolled in EARTH/ENVIRON 230. Students who have credit for GEOSCI 107 or 108 or EARTH 107 or 108 will only receive 2 credits for EARTH 147. Those who have credit for both GEOSCI 107 and 108 or EARTH 107 and 108 (or any combination thereof) may elect EARTH 147 for only 1 credit.
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Advisory Prerequisites:
Enrollment restricted to first-year students, including those with sophomore standing.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Full Term 8/29/22 - 12/9/22 (see other Sections below)
NOTE: Drop/Add deadlines are dependent on the class meeting dates and will differ for full term versus partial term offerings.
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Description

This First Year Seminar examines the geologic origin, as well as economic and societal impact of natural hazards such as earthquakes, volcanoes, landslides, floods, tsunamis, climate change, and meteorite impacts through lectures, discussion, student presentations, and research projects.

Course Requirements:

Exams will be in Canvas, on-line only, wide time range.

Intended Audience:

First Year Seminar. Only first-year undergraduate students, including those with sophomore standing, may register.

Schedule

EARTH 147 - Natural Hazards
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
20354
Closed
0
2Y1
6Enrollment Management
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22
Note: First Year Seminar. Seats in First Year Seminars are opened gradually during Summer Orientation. Only first-year undergraduates may register.

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