EOS 240


Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-3-0

Thermodynamic and kinetic approaches to understanding the Earth system. Application of theory to practical questions such as mineral formation, weathering, water quality, and petroleum formation. Thermodynamic and kinetic approaches are applied to the general geochemistry of the oceans, atmosphere and solid earth.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of EOS 240, EOS 360 (if taken prior to September 1992).


Undergraduate course in Earth and Ocean Sciences offered by the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences in the Faculty of Science.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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