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EOSC 114 The Catastrophic Earth: Natural Disasters

Introduction to causes and physical characteristics of disasters such as volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes, storm surge, thunderstorms, tornadoes, landslides, wind waves, meteor impacts, mass extinctions.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3

Co-reqs: (EOSC 111 is recommended.)

Equivalents:


Status Section Activity Term Interval Days Start Time End Time Comments
EOSC 114 101Web-Oriented Course1 Mon Wed Fri10:0011:00

EOSC 114 101 and 102 are the remote learning versions of the face-to-face course. As such, you will meet online at the regularly scheduled (Monday, Wednesday, Friday) class times to attend live lectures from the instructors, with opportunities to participate in class activities and discussions with your instructors and your peers. For these sections, you must be able to attend most of the regularly scheduled lectures and complete in-class activities to gain participation grades.


EOSC 114 99A is the distance education version of the course, covering the same materials, with the same homework and final exam. You will study at your own pace using online notes, with regular quizzes and discussions to focus and enhance your learning.

If you are unable to join the synchronous classes in sections 101/102 due to your schedule or time zone, please register for section 99A.

EOSC 114 102Web-Oriented Course1 Mon Wed Fri13:0014:00

EOSC 114 101 and 102 are the remote learning versions of the face-to-face course. As such, you will meet online at the regularly scheduled (Monday, Wednesday, Friday) class times to attend live lectures from the instructors, with opportunities to participate in class activities and discussions with your instructors and your peers. For these sections, you must be able to attend most of the regularly scheduled lectures and complete in-class activities to gain participation grades.


EOSC 114 99A is the distance education version of the course, covering the same materials, with the same homework and final exam. You will study at your own pace using online notes, with regular quizzes and discussions to focus and enhance your learning.

If you are unable to join the synchronous classes in sections 101/102 due to your schedule or time zone, please register for section 99A.

EOSC 114 201Lecture2 Mon Wed Fri10:0011:00
EOSC 114 202Lecture2 Mon Wed Fri13:0014:00
EOSC 114 99ADistance EducationA

OKANAGAN STUDENTS: Prior to registering in an EOSC course, please speak with an Academic Advisor http://www.ubc.ca/okanagan/students/advising/contact.html to determine if/how this is applicable to your degree program.

This section of the course is ONLINE- distance education. All communication will be by email. It is your responsibility to ensure you have a valid email account so that you can be contacted with important information and updates. You can update your contact information through the Student Service Centre.

Login to the course through canvas.ubc.ca Students who are new to Canvas will want to check out a UBC Students Guide to Canvas

For more information including resources for distance learners visit distancelearning.ubc.ca

EOSC 114 99CDistance EducationC

OKANAGAN STUDENTS: Prior to registering in an EOSC course, please speak with an Academic Advisor http://www.ubc.ca/okanagan/students/advising/contact.html to determine if/how this is applicable to your degree program.

This section of the course is ONLINE- distance education. All communication will be by email. It is your responsibility to ensure you have a valid email account so that you can be contacted with important information and updates. You can update your contact information through the Student Service Centre.

Login to the course through canvas.ubc.ca Students who are new to Canvas will want to check out a UBC Students Guide to Canvas

For more information including resources for distance learners visit distancelearning.ubc.ca