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CS92PROD
Volcanology

E&ES 317
Spring 2020
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: E&ES 517
Certificates: Environmental Studies

Volcanic eruptions, among the most impressive natural phenomena, have been described throughout history. In this course, we will look at the physical and chemical processes that control volcanic eruptions and their environmental impacts. We also examine the direct impact on humanity, ranging from destructive ashfalls to climate change, and the benefits of volcanoes for society (e.g., geothermal energy, ore deposits).
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM E&ES
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: E&ES101 OR E&ES213 OR E&ES215
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CES)(E&ES)(ENVS)
Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above

Last Updated on JAN-20-2020
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