Earth Systems (1044SCG)

This course introduces the main environmental spheres and important natural processes of the Earth, considered as a series of systems interacting at various scales. Features of the lithosphere, atmosphere, hydrosphere and biosphere are explained, with emphasis given to the interrelationships between these spheres. In doing so, basic concepts of the more specialized fields of meteorology, climatology, hydrology, oceanography, soil science, geology, geomorphology and biogeochemistry will be studied. Incompatible: 1303ENV Earth Sciences, 1051AES Earth Sciences, 1302EAS Earth Sciences, 1004EAS Earth Sciences and GIS, 1004ENV Earth Science and GIS.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 2

Usually available

Gold Coast Semester 2Nathan Semester 2

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
13 July 2020
Last date to add a course
26 July 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
9 August 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
13 September 2020

Please view full class information for School of Environment and Science

Most timetabled classes will commence online. Venues will be displayed if classes transition to on-campus delivery. Refer to the Studying in Trimester 2 2020 website for further information.


Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Lecture
Lecture (40941) Open Thursday 12:00 - 13:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Friday 10:00 - 10:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Laboratory
Laboratory (47496) Wednesday 10:00 - 11:45
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
Laboratory (44972) Tuesday 12:00 - 13:45
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
Laboratory (44971) Open Tuesday 14:00 - 15:45
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
Laboratory (44970) Monday 14:00 - 15:45
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
Laboratory (44969) Monday 12:00 - 13:45
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Pass Session
Pass Session (46892) Monday 16:00 - 16:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12
Pass Session (46891) Friday 11:00 - 11:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12
Pass Session (46890) Open Friday 12:00 - 12:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12
Pass Session (46889) Open Thursday 15:00 - 15:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12
Pass Session (46888) Open Thursday 14:00 - 14:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
13 July 2020
Last date to add a course
26 July 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
9 August 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
13 September 2020

Please view full class information for School of Environment and Science

Most timetabled classes will commence online. Venues will be displayed if classes transition to on-campus delivery. Refer to the Studying in Trimester 2 2020 website for further information.


Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Lecture
Lecture (40130) Thursday 12:00 - 13:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Friday 10:00 - 10:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Laboratory
Laboratory (47495) Open Monday 12:00 - 13:45
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
Laboratory (47494) Open Wednesday 10:00 - 11:45
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
Laboratory (44964) Open Tuesday 12:00 - 13:45
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
Laboratory (44963) Open Tuesday 14:00 - 15:45
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
Laboratory (44962) Open Monday 14:00 - 15:45
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Pass Session
Pass Session (46887) Open Wednesday 08:00 - 08:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12
Pass Session (46886) Monday 11:00 - 11:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12
Pass Session (46885) Open Tuesday 08:00 - 08:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12
Pass Session (46884) Tuesday 09:00 - 09:45
Weeks 2 - 4, 5 - 12