Courses

Two students in lab coats in a SEOS lab
Whether in the field or in a lab, UVic School of Earth and Ocean Sciences takes learning beyond the lecture hall.

2021-22 course offerings are listed below.  Course descriptions and details are available in the current Academic Calendar.

Fall Term:

EOS 110 Oceans and Atmosphere (No spring offering this year)

EOS 120 The Dynamic Earth 

EOS 170 Natural Hazards - Update:  Online course offering only for 2021 Fall Term.  This course will be offered fully online and synchronous (“real-time” sessions planned or required).

Spring Term:

EOS 120 The Dynamic Earth

EOS 130 Climate Change (New course!) 

 

Fall Term:

EOS 205 Mineralogy

EOS 210 Introductory Geophysics

EOS 220 Weather and Climate (New course!)

EOS 225 Earth System Modelling

EOS 261 The Ocean-Climate System (New course!). *The 2-hour tutorial will be online.

Spring Term:

EOS 201 Sedimentary Geology

EOS 202 Structural Geology

EOS 230 Scientific Computing and Environmental Data Analysis (New Course!)

EOS 240 Geochemistry

 

Fall Term:

EOS 311 Biological Oceanography

EOS 314 Descriptive Physical Oceanography 

EOS 316 Igneous and Metamorphic Geology

EOS 330 Paleobiology

EOS 335 Isotopes in Natural Sciences

EOS 350 Understanding The Oceans

Spring Term:

EOS 312 Introductory Chemical Oceanography

EOS 313 Introductory Geological Oceanography 

EOS 321 Earth History

EOS 340 Atmospheric Sciences

EOS 365 Climate and Society

 

Fall Term:

EOS 408/508 Marine Geology

EOS 410 Global Tectonics

EOS 425/538 Aqueous Chemistry in the Earth and Ocean

EOS 431/531 Physical Oceanography

EOS 490 Directed Studies in Earth and Ocean Sciences (can be set up w/Supervisor)

EOS 499A Honours Thesis; EOS 499B Honours Thesis (e: seoshon@uvic.ca)

Spring Term:

EOS 416 High Temperature Petrology

EOS 420 Resource Geology

EOS 440 Hydrogeology

EOS 460 Earth System Science

EOS 480 Applied Geophysics

EOS 490 Directed Studies in Earth and Ocean Sciences (can be set up w/Supervisor)

EOS 499A Honours Thesis; EOS 499B Honours Thesis (e: seoshon@uvic.ca)

2020-21 course offerings (to date) are listed below.  Course descriptions and details are available in the current Academic Calendar.

EOS 599 MSc Thesis - Students must enrol in 599 in their first term and remain enrolled until their thesis requirements have been completed.

EOS 699 PhD Dissertation - Students must enrol in 699 in their first term and remain enrolled until their thesis requirements have been completed.

EOS 693 PhD Candidacy Examination - Students must enrol in 693 in their first term and remain enrolled until their candidacy requirements have been completed, normally within the first two years of a PhD program.

Fall Term:

EOS 408/508 Marine Geology

EOS 425/538 Aqueous Chemistry in the Earth and Ocean

EOS 431/531 Physical Oceanography

Spring Term:

EOS 525 Research Frontiers in EOS