Geography of Natural Hazards

GEOG 312

An introduction to the occurrence and origin of natural hazards such as volcanic eruptions, landslides, etc. Interaction between the relevant natural processes and society will be examined, as well as prediction of natural events and the amelioration of the effects of such events within different cultural contexts. Students with credit for GEOG 212 may not take this course for further credit. Prerequisite: GEOG 111 or EASC 101.