Earth and Environment

College of Arts & Sciences

Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Other Natural Disasters

CAS ES 140

Explores the large natural events that affect us; examines their geologic causes, as well as their natural and human consequences. Topics include earthquakes, volcanoes, floods, impacts of extraterrestrial objects and other near-surface disasters, with an emphasis on destructive solid-earth phenomena. Carries natural science divisional credit (without lab) in CAS. 4 cr. Tuition: $2560

Summer 2 (July 5-August 11)

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Natural Environments: The Atmosphere

CAS GE 101

An introduction to weather and climate. Topics include the controls of weather and climate, day-to-day variations in weather, severe storms, climates of the world, urban climate and air pollution, past climates and climatic change, and the impact of climatic variations on society. Carries natural science divisional credit (with lab) in CAS. 4 cr. Tuition: $2560

Summer 2 (July 5-August 11)

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