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GEOG 2137 : Environmental Hazards
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Minor in Sustainability
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BS-MPH: Combined Bachelor of Science in Public Health and Master of Public Health
ENVR-BA: Environmental Studies
PH-BS: Public Health
PH-MINOR: Public Health
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
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Examination of environmental hazards with an emphasis on physical geography, economics, and the basics of geographic information systems (GIS).
1. Recognizethe role of humans in turning natural hazards into disaster 2. Identify the core scientific principles of each natural hazard 3. Learn tools to help facilitate decision making under conditions of risk and uncertainty 4. Develop basic skills in geographic information systems to help us to systematically evaluate the risks we face
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CCAS - GCR:Social & Behavioral
ESIA-Global PH Conc (2010)
ESIA-IntlEnvSt Conc (2010)
ESIA-Global PH Conc (Pre 2010)
ESIA-IntEnvRes Conc (Pre 2010)
Sustainability Track A
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