ESS103H1: Geology in Public Issues

Hours: 
24L

Geologic hazards: earthquakes, volcanoes, landslides, tsunamis. The distribution and politics of natural resources, including petroleum and ore deposits. Nuclear power and nuclear waste disposal. Global change: the geologic record of hot and cold climates, and how the earth survives.  ESS103H1 is primarily intended as a science Distribution Requirement course for Humanities and Social Science, it will be taught in odd years.

Exclusion: 

GLG103H1, ERS103H5

Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)