EARTH101

Introduction to Earth System Sciences

A lecture and laboratory paper that explores the interacting processes that affect the surface of the Earth, producing landforms and resources, with a focus on physical processes. Topics covered include coastal processes and hazards; climate change; weathering; erosion and mass movement; soil formation; the hydrological cycle; rivers and groundwater; and glaciers.

A lecture and laboratory paper that explores the interacting processes that affect the surface of the Earth, producing landforms and resources, with a focus on physical processes. Topics covered include coastal processes and hazards; climate change; weathering; erosion and mass movement; soil formation; the hydrological cycle; rivers and groundwater; and glaciers.

Paper Information

Points: 15.0
Internal assessment / examination: 50:50
Restriction(s): ERTH104

Note: The paper includes a field trip on the weekend.

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
21B (HAM)B Trimester : 12 Jul 2021 - 7 Nov 2021 Hamilton
21B (TGA)B Trimester : 12 Jul 2021 - 7 Nov 2021 Tauranga

Timetabled Lectures

The Timetable for 2021 is not available.


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2021 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2020 paper outlines are available for EARTH101. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2021 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Coastal Processes | Disciplinary Foundation Papers | Earth Sciences | Environmental Planning | Environmental Sciences | Hydrology | Soil Science

Other available years: Introduction to Earth System Sciences - EARTH101 (2020) , Introduction to Earth System Sciences - EARTH101 (2019) , Introduction to Earth System Sciences - EARTH101 (2018)

Paper details current as of : 23 September 2020 12:13pm
Indicative fees current as of : 4 June 2020 3:25pm

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