EAS 201 - Earth Science I

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Science

A non-laboratory introduction to the origin and evolution of the Earth and the solar system. Introduction to plate tectonics and the rock cycle. Simple energy balances and interactions between radiation and the atmosphere, land, oceans, ice masses, and the global hydrological cycle. Evolution of life, biogeography, and global climate in the context of geologic time. The carbon cycle. Human interactions with the Earth. Mineral and energy resources. This course may not be taken for credit if credit has been obtained in EAS 100 or 210. (Note: EAS 201 and EAS 200 are considered to be equivalent to EAS 100 for prerequisite purposes). [Faculty of Science]

Fall Term 2020

Lectures

LECTURE A1 (81160)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
MWF 09:00 - 09:50 (TBD)

LECTURE A2 (87272)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
MWF 09:00 - 09:50 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Kurt Konhauser
Primary Instructor: Britta Jensen
LECTURE A3 (87273)
2020-09-01 - 2020-12-07
MWF 13:00 - 13:50 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Kurt Konhauser
Primary Instructor: Daniel Alessi

Winter Term 2021

Lectures

LECTURE B1 (43892)
2021-01-04 - 2021-04-09
MWF 10:00 - 10:50 (TL 11)

Primary Instructor: Jeffrey Kavanaugh