Integrated Earth Systems: Confronting Global Change

Ellen Mosley-Thompson, Ohio State University

This site is the course syllabus for a geography course taught at Ohio State University. The course is designed to provide a basic understanding of both natural and human caused climate change. Lectures explore the issues surrounding recent climate change and the role of human activities in shaping the physical, chemical and biological characteristics of the environment that sustains life on Earth. Links to the class homepage, tutorials and quizzes from the textbook, and a list of course topics are also included.

Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climate Change:Natural causes, Anthropogenic causes, Impacts of climate change, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Climate Change, Environmental Science:Global Change and Climate:Climate Change:Anthropogenic causes, Natural causes, Impacts of climate change
Resource Type: Course Information:Goals/Syllabi
Earth System Topics: Climate
Topics: Climate
Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Environments:Intro Geoscience, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Atmospheric Science, Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Climate ChangeKeywords: global warming, sea level rise