Description
EARTHQUAKES AND VOLCANOES
Introductory class that will provide the student with an understanding of how earthquakes and volcanoes occur and impact our planet. Earthquakes and volcanoes can vary from small phenomena with little effect on their surrounding environment to large-scale disasters that impact a wide-geographical region. This course will explore the physical causes, the differences between small and large events, and the results that impact the landscape of our planet.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SU3 Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
GEOL 0090
Academic Group
UPITT - Johnstown
Academic Organization
UPJ - Natural Science
Campus
Johnstown Campus
Typically Offered
Spring