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.

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

Fall Term:

EOS 110 Oceans and Atmospheres 

EOS 120 The Dynamic Earth 

EOS 170 Natural Hazards

Spring Term:

EOS 110 Oceans and Atmospheres 

EOS 120 The Dynamic Earth

 

Fall Term:

EOS 205 Mineralogy

EOS 210 Introductory Geophysics

EOS 225 Earth System Modelling

EOS 260 Earth System Evolution

Spring Term:

EOS 201 Sedimentary Geology

EOS 202 Structural Geology

EOS 240 Geochemistry

 

Summer Term:

EOS 300 Earth Science Field School (pending)

Fall Term:

EOS 311 Biological Oceanography

EOS 314 Descriptive Physical Oceanography 

EOS 316 Igneous and Metamorphic Geology

EOS 335 Isotopes in Natural Sciences

EOS 350 Understanding The Oceans

EOS 365 Climate and Society

Spring Term:

EOS 312 Introductory Chemical Oceanography

EOS 313 Introductory Geological Oceanography 

EOS 330 Paleobiology

EOS 340 Atmospheric Sciences

EOS 365 Climate and Society

Summer Term:

EOS 400 Advanced Field Geology (pending)

EOS 490 Directed Studies in Earth and Ocean Sciences

EOS 499A Honours Thesis; EOS 499B Honours Thesis

Fall Term:

EOS 410 Global Tectonics

EOS 450 Quaternary Geology

EOS 490 Directed Studies in Earth and Ocean Sciences

EOS 491 Advanced Topics in EOS: Advanced Sedimentology and Stratigraphy *NEW!

EOS 499A Honours Thesis; EOS 499B Honours Thesis

Spring Term:

EOS 403/503 Global Biogeochemical Cycles

EOS 427 Geophysics

EOS 433/550 The Climate System

EOS 460 Earth System Science

EOS 480 Applied Geophysics

EOS 490 Directed Studies in Earth and Ocean Sciences

EOS 499A Honours Thesis; EOS 499B Honours Thesis

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 504B Selected Topics in Geochemistry: Isotope Geochemistry CRN 13942

EOS 525 Research Frontiers in EOS CRN 11480

Spring Term:

EOS 403/503 Global Biogeochemical Cycles CRN 21368

EOS 504 A01/B01 Selected Topics in Geochemistry: Chemical Oceanography (xListed with EOS 312) CRNs 23692 (A01); 23693 (B01)

EOS 504 A02 Selected Topics in Geochemistry: Isotope Geochemistry (CRN 13942)

EOS 433/550 The Climate System CRN 21369