The Earth System and Climate (ESS 201)

ESS 201

5 credits


Location: Lectures JHN 026, Labs LOW 118

Schedule: TTh 9:30-10:20

Alternative Schedule: W 1:30-3:20

Department: Earth and Space Sciences

Quarter: Winter

Earth' s dynamic environment, global energy balance, interplay of chemical, physical, and biological processes shaping the Earth' s surface and climate. Emphasis on quantitative methods for measuring, evaluating, and understanding contemporary changes relative to the last several thousand years. Prerequisite: either MATH 124, MATH 144, or Q SCI 291.