Great Ice Age (ESS 302)

ESS 302

5 credits


Location: JHN 111 and 127

Schedule: MWF 1:30-2:20

Alternative Schedule: Wednesday Lab 9:30-11:30

Department: Earth and Space Sciences

Quarter: Fall

Growth of mile-thick ice sheets, worldwide lowering of sea level, and other geological and paleoclimatological changes that accompany the harsh environments of a global glaciation. Geology of the last three million years, focusing on the causes and effects of global glaciation and future climate change. Prerequisite: either ESS 101, ESS 105, ESS 210, ESS 211.