EAS 1220

EAS 1220

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021. Courses of Study 2021-2022 is scheduled to publish by July 1.

Explores the science of natural hazards, their societal impacts, and means of mitigation. The focus is on earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunami, but hurricanes, severe weather, climate change, landslides, wildfires, and the threat of extinction from a future impact by an extraterrestrial body are also considered.

When Offered Fall.

Distribution Category (OPHLS-AG, PBS-AS, PHS-AS)

  • Understand the impact of natural hazards on society and its infrastructure.
  • Be able to analyze and interpret geological and geophysical datasets in the context of their role in hazard assessment.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ENGRI 1220

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18463EAS 1220  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 26 - Dec 7, 2021
    • Brown, L

  • Instruction Mode: Planned for In Person