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- Water Quality and Quantity including water resource management, water quality and water treatment
- Air Quality
- Energy sources, supply, reserves, uses
- Mineral Resources includes precious metals, base metals, industrial minerals, aggregate
- Forest Resources
- Soils and Agriculture
- Oceans and Coastal Resources
- Human Population
- Natural Hazards
- Global Change and Climate
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Earth System Topics: Oceans
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OCEAN320 Oceans of Change
Stephen Schellenberg, San Diego State University
Upper-division General Education course exploring scientific, socioeconomic, and geopolitical perspectives on human impacts upon global ocean system, including global ocean warming and acidification, regional ...
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Oceans
The Earth's Climate System
Louisa Bradtmiller, Macalester College
This course will be taught once per year. It provides an introduction to the climate system through lectures, labs, discussions and activities. It uses lecture and inquiry based activities to help students gain ...
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Atmosphere, Climate
Introduction to Oceanography
Eleanour Snow, University of South Florida
This is an online, introductory course in Oceanography, introducing physical, geological, chemical, and biological Oceanography to general education students. Students read the text book and take quizzes. Each week ...
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Human Dimensions:Resources, Oceans
The Ocean Planet
Amber Harris, Norwich University
This course examines the Earth in three different settings. First, the Earth's place in the universe (origins of the universe, sun, Earth and other planets). Second, the Earth as a whole (Earth structure, ...
Carla Whittington, Highline Community College
This is an introductory-level lecture and activity based course focused on geologic hazards in the Pacific Northwest: earthquakes, tsunami, volcanic eruptions, and landslides. Students are required to access the ...
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Surface Processes:Weathering, Erosion, Mass Wasting, Coastal Processes, Solid Earth:Volcanoes, Human Dimensions, Solid Earth:Earthquakes, Human Dimensions:Natural Hazards
Natural Hazards and Disasters
Corrie Neighbors, University of California-Riverside
Natural Hazards and Disasters applies the basic principles of science to the recognition and analysis of natural hazards and the mitigation of related disasters. Students learn about the scientific causes and ...
Earth System Topics: Oceans: Surface Processes:Rivers and Lakes, Weathering, Erosion, Mass Wasting, Coastal Processes, Solid Earth:Volcanoes, Hydrology:Surface Water, Human Dimensions:Natural Hazards, Solid Earth:Earthquakes, Human Dimensions
Global Change and Human Health
The course begins by focusing on the dynamics of Earth's physical systems and the impacts of increasing human population on those systems, and concludes by examining several critical health issues in light of ...
Marine Environmental Geology
Edward Laine, Bowdoin College
Marine Environmental Geology is a problem-based service-learning course that focuses on addressing water quality issues in nearby Casco Bay. Working with our community partner, The Friends of Casco Bay, a ...
Natural Disasters and Earth Resources
Mathieu Richaud, California State University-Fresno
Processes and materials that produce the different geologic resources and hazards (earthquakes, volcanoes, floods, landslides). Plate tectonic theory. Emphasizes the relationship between geology and humans.
Semester Lab Research in Marine Geology
Patricia Manley, Middlebury College Summary Students cooperatively conduct original research in Marine Geology utilizing marine practices on Lake Champlain, NY - Vermont. The lab section of the course is used to ...