Fundamental concepts and formalisms of conservation of energy and increase of entropy as applied to natural and engineered environmental and biological systems. In addition to lectures, pedagogical approach includes real-world observations and applications through student presentations and projects.
Course Notes: E-PSCI 112 is also offered as ES 112. Students may not take both for credit. Undergraduate engineering students should enroll in ES 112. This course fulfills the EPS sub-discipline requirement of Atmosphere(s) and Oceans. Total class capacity of 18 includes students in both ES 112 and E-PSCI 112. Please see course page for lottery instructions.
Jointly Offered with:Faculty of Arts & Sciences as ENG-SCI 112