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12.120 Environmental Earth Science Field Course

Prereq: Permission of instructor
U (IAP)
Not offered regularly; consult department

6 Units

Field study to foster understanding of natural hazards and human influence on the environment. Class conducted in the western United States, at locations such as Death Valley and the White Mountain Research Station in Bishop California. Topics include water use and availability, climate change, earthquakes and faulting, and landslides. Also examines volcanic hazards and geothermal power, effects of river diversion, and the geology of the Yucca Mountain facility for the storage of radioactive waste. Students partially responsible for travel expenses.Designed to follow 12.001 or 12.102; other students will be accepted when space is available.

T. L. Grove

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Tuition and Financial Aid

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...Minimum (regular undergraduates) $3,120 Minimum (MIT community...from nonresident doctoral status $12,380 Subject cancellations...

Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics

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...in sets of two 12-unit subjects in...of 100 out of 120, or the International...

Department of Mathematics

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...Equations, plus eight additional 12-unit subjects in...groups. Of the roughly 120-130 doctoral students...

Department of Biology

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...Education Office , Room 68-120, 617-253-4718...of college physics; 5.12 Organic Chemistry I...

Management

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...offered in either a 12- or 18-month...program typically enrolls about 120 outstanding individuals with...

Teacher Licensure and Education

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...secondary level (grades 5-12) are offered through...Services Center, Room 11-120; the Priscilla King...