EOS 350

Understanding the Oceans

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Focuses on a small set of ocean topics involving human impacts on the ocean that are of particular relevance to society. Topics considered may include pollution, overfishing, ocean acidification, marine conservation, and coastal modification.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of EOS 350, EOS 110 (if taken prior to May 2011), GEOG 110.
  • Credit for this course will not be counted toward program requirements in Earth and Ocean Sciences (if taken prior to May 2011 or after May 2017), but Earth and Ocean Sciences students may take this course as an elective.


  • Minimum second-year standing.

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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