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ESCI 1080 - Natural Disasters (Online)
Summer 2019, Section 70

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000354 ESCI 1080 70 Natural Disasters (Online)
05/28 - 07/18
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3.0 Open Bries Korpik, Jill
Completely Online-Asynchronous Location: Off-Campus Credit
Building/Room: Online Classes ONLINE


Meeting Details
DatesDaysTimeBuilding/RoomInstructor
5/28/2019 - 7/18/2019 n/a na - na Online Classes ONLINE Bries Korpik, Jill

Notes
  • Online. Information at www.century.edu/onlinelearning. ESCI 1080.70 meets for 8 weeks from May 28-Jul 18.

Location Details
Offered through: Century College.
Campus: Century College. Location: Off-Campus Credit.

Seat Availability
Status: Open Size: 40 Enrolled: 36 Seats Remaining: 4

Add/Drop/Withdraw
Full refund is available until June 3, 2019, 11:59PM CST.
The last day to add this course is 0 business day(s) after May 28, 2019. The last day to drop this course is 4 business day(s) after May 28, 2019.
The last day to withdraw from this course is July 8, 2019.

Tuition and Fees (Approximate)

Tuition and Fees (approximate):

Tuition -resident: $554.94
Tuition -nonresident: $554.94
Approximate Course Fees: $48.48

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Course Level
Undergraduate

Minnesota Transfer Curriculum Goal
  • Goal 03 - Natural Science
    • Demonstrate understanding of scientific theories.
    • Formulate and test hypotheses by performing laboratory, simulation, or field experiments in at least two of the natural science disciplines. One of these experimental components should develop, in greater depth, students' laboratory experience in the collection of data, its statistical and graphical analysis, and an appreciation of its sources of error and uncertainty.
    • Evaluate societal issues from a natural science perspective, ask questions about the evidence presented, and make informed judgments about science-related topics and policies.
  • Goal 10 - People/Environment
    • Explain the basic structure and function of various natural ecosystems and of human adaptive strategies within those systems.
    • Describe the basic institutional arrangements (social, legal, political, economic, religious) that are evolving to deal with environmental and natural resource challenges.
    • Evaluate critically environmental and natural resource issues in light of understandings about interrelationships, ecosystems, and institutions.
    • Propose and assess alternative solutions to environmental problems.

Description
This course will investigate the physical processes, origins, as well as the human and economic impacts caused by natural disasters. Students will examine earthquakes, volcanism, severe weather, climate change, wildfires, and floods among other natural catastrophic phenomenon. They will have the opportunity to access information from government agencies and universities involved in the study of these phenomena.

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