Earth's Physical Environment


This course explores Earth's physical environment, with particular reference to the distribution of landforms and climate and their significant to human populations.

Starting at $845.00
As few as 11 weeks

What you can learn.

  • Identify and comprehend the important concepts in physical geography
  • Explore how environmental systems function at global and regional scales
  • Identify the interrelationships between humans and their environment

About this course:

This course examines the Earth's physical environment, with particular reference to the nature and distribution of landforms and climate and their significance to human populations. Instruction covers the major features of the Earth's 4 environmental geospheres (atmosphere, hydrosphere, lithosphere, and biosphere) and the interactions between the numerous variables that constitute the geospheres and produce the Earth's exceedingly complex physical environment. Transferrable for UC Credit.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Evan Hart
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Fulfills Physical Sciences General Education requirement of the UCLA College of Letters and Science. Required course in Environmental Studies Certificate.

Enrollment limited. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline April 3, 2020. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 03, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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