Britta Jensen, PhD

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science - Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Admin

Winter Term 2021 (1740)

EAS 457 - Global Change

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Major processes of change in the contemporary environment, their history and their interrelationships (climate and sea level change, changes in atmospheric composition, deforestation, desertification, water resource depletion, soil erosion, atmospheric and aquatic pollution); global biogeochemical cycles and their role in environmental change. Prerequisite: One of EAS 208, 225 or 250. [Faculty of Science]

LECTURE X50 (45362)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
TH 17:00 - 18:25 (TBD)

Spring Term 2021 (1750)

EAS 201 - Earth Science I

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

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. Not available to students with credit in EAS 100, 101, 102, 210 or SCI 100. (Note: EAS 201 and EAS 200 are considered to be equivalent to EAS 100 for prerequisite purposes). [Faculty of Science]

LECTURE A1 (23034)
2021-05-03 - 2021-06-16
TH 13:00 - 15:50 (TBD)