ATOC 185 Natural Disasters (3 credits)

Offered by: Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences (Faculty of Science)


Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences : This course examines the science behind different types of disasters and our ability or inability to control and predict such events. From this course the student will gain an appreciation of natural disasters beyond the newspaper headlines and will better understand how the effects of disasters can be reduced.

Terms: Fall 2018

Instructors: John Richard Gyakum, John Stix (Fall)

  • Fall

  • 3 hours lecture

  • This is a double-prefix course and is identical in content with EPSC 185.

  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken or are taking EPSC 185.