GEOG 438W (Spring 2021)
Human Dimensions of Global Warming
Description: Human dimensions of global environmental change: human causes;
human adaptations; and policy implications of global warming
Prerequisites: EARTH 2, GEOG 10 or METEO 3; GEOG 30N
Writing-intensive course that concentrates on the human-environment interactions
involved in contemporary and future global warming
A little bit about this class.
Watching this video (10 minutes) is part of 'reading' our syllabus. Learn more here about my philosophy on teaching this course, how we approach writing, and what I expect of you as a student.
By the end of our semester, you will have broad understanding of the human dimensions of global warming, better writing ability, and improved critical reading skills. We're going to be busy!
Ultimate course goal: May You is a better writer and science communicator than January You. Let's get started!
Putting the ‘W’ in 438W
Assignments and Grading
A- | 90 - 92.9%
B+ | 87 - 89.9%
B | 83 - 86.9%
B- | 80 - 82.9%
C+ | 77 - 79.9%
C | 70 - 76.9%
D | 60 - 69.9%
F | < 60%