Natural Hazards and Environmental Risk   [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
2009-2010 Undergraduate Catalog
   

GEOG 406 - Natural Hazards and Environmental Risk


Examination of processes that create environmental and atmospheric hazards, the spatial and temporal discontinuities associated with hazards, and societal aspects that affect and compound disasters. Historical and contemporary case studies are utilized to investigate the interaction between society and natural hazards.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ: GEOG 101 or GEOG 105 or GEOG 306 or GEOL 120 or consent of the department.

Credits: 3

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