For the InstructorThese student materials complement the Coastal Processes, Hazards and Society Instructor Materials. If you would like your students to have access to the student materials, we suggest you either point them at the Student Version which omits the framing pages with information designed for faculty (and this box). Or you can download these pages in several formats that you can include in your course website or local Learning Managment System. Learn more about using, modifying, and sharing InTeGrate teaching materials.
Evolution of Coastlines
Your goal of this exercise is to demonstrate your understanding of the various coastal classifications that have been presented in this module as well as an understanding of the role that various coastal processes exert in coastal evolution and morphology.
In this exercise, you are given 3 different locations on Earth. Using the geographic information and/or coordinates provided to you, answer the following questions about each location. Be sure that you have the Grid Option turned on under the View pull down tab at the top of the Google Earth options as well as the Borders and Labels option.
- Use Google Earth to visit the coordinates given.
- Follow the instructions in the course website to make your observations.
- Proceed to the "Assessments" folder. Open the Module 2 assessment and enter your answers to the questions found there. Important: Be sure to save your work and to click submit when completed. If you do not submit your assessment, it will not be graded.