ES 365

Climate and Society

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Also: EOS 365

A survey of the climate system and its interaction with past, present, and future societies. Topics include: climate change and the onset of agriculture/domestication, climate change and the rise and fall of early civilizations, the anthropocene and global warming. The interplay between science, media, public relations and public policy will also be addressed.



  • ES 200; and
  • minimum third-year standing.
  • If taken as EOS 365,
  • minimum third-year standing.

Undergraduate course in Environmental Studies offered by the School of Environmental Studies in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Summer Fall Spring

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