Earth and Environment

College of Arts & Sciences

  • Introduction to Climate and Earth System Science

    CAS EE 107

    Introduction to Earth as an integrated system composed of interacting biosphere, hydrosphere, cryosphere, lithosphere, and atmosphere subsystems. Major themes include earth system stability, instability, and capacity for change on all time scales, including human-induced climate change. Students must attend both lecture and laboratory. Carries natural science divisional credit (with lab) in CAS. Effective Fall 2018, this course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Scientific Inquiry I, Quantitative Reasoning I, Research and Information Literacy. 4 cr. Tuition: $3100; lab fee: $200; total charge: $3300

    Summer 2 (July 5-August 15)