Spring 2018: Introduction to Mitigation and Adaptation Studies


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Introduction to Mitigation and Adaptation Studies

Course: IDS/BIOL/OEAS 466W; BIOL/OEAS 566 (three credits)
CRNs: 32181, 31655, 31049, 31656, 32252
Course title: Introduction to Mitigation and Adaptation Studies
Instructors: Dr. Hans-Peter Plag and Dr. Tatyana Lobova
Term: Spring 2018
Time: Mondays and Wednesday, 3:00-4:14 PM
Location: Oceanography Bldg 0202


Class Schedule

Note that all homeworks and research project documents (draft bibliography, draft paper, final paper, presentation) have to be submitted by e-mail to the two instructors.


January 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Jan 8
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 1
Class slides
Jan 9
6:00 PM: Answers for Questions 1 are due
Jan 10
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 2
Class slides
Jan 11
Jan 12
Jan 15
No Class
Jan 16
6:00 PM: Answers for Questions 2 are due
(Drop deadline)
Jan 17
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class canceled because of snow day.
No slides available.
Jan 18
Jan 19
Jan 22
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 4
Class slides
Jan 23
6:00 PM: Answers for Questions 3 are due
(Withdrawal deadline)
Jan 24
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 5
Class slides
Jan 25
Jan 26
Jan 29
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 6
Class slides
Jan 30
6:00 PM: Answers for Questions 4 are due
Jan 31
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 7
Class slides
Feb 1
Feb 2
6:00 PM: Final date for selection of research topic, see Topics.

February 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Feb 5
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 8
Class slides
Feb 6
6:00 PM: Answers for Questions 5 are due
Feb 7
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 9
Class slides
Feb 8
Feb 9
Feb 12
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 10
CDS slides
Feb 13
No answers for questions are due this week
Feb 14
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 11
Class slides
Feb 15
Feb 16
Feb 19
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 12
Research Project Hour
Class slides
Feb 20
6:00 PM: Answers for Questions 6 are due
Feb 21
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 13
Class slides
Feb 22
Feb 23
6:00 PM: Draft outline and bibliography for Research paper is due (details).
Feb 26
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 14
Class slides
Feb 27
6:00 PM: Answers for Questions 7 are due
Feb 28
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 15
Class slides
Mar 1
Mar 2

March 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Mar 5
No class
Mar 6 Mar 7
No class
Mar 8
Mar 9
Mar 12
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 16
Class slides
Mar 13
6:00 PM: Answers for Questions 8 are due
Mar 14
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 17
Class slides
Mar 15
Mar 16
Mar 19
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 18
Research Project Hour
Mar 20
6:00 PM: Answers for Questions 9 are due
Mar 21
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 19
Class slides
Mar 22
Mar 23
6:00 PM: Draft Research paper is due (details).
Mar 26
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 20
Class slides
Mar 27
6:00 PM: Answers for Questions 10 are due
Mar 28
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 21
Research Project Hour
Mar 29
Mar 31

April 2018

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Apr 2
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 22
Class slides
Apr 3
6:00 PM: Answers for Questions 11 are due
Apr 4
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 23
Class slides
Apr 5
Apr 6
6:00 PM: Final Research paper is due (details).
6:00 PM: Presentations for Class 24 are due.
Apr 9
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 24
Presentations of research papers
Presentation template
Apr 10
6:00 PM: Presentations for Class 25 are due.
Apr 11
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 25
Presentations of research papers
Apr 12
Apr 13
6:00 PM: Presentations for Class 26 are due.
Apr 16
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 26
Presentations of research papers
Apr 17
6:00 PM: Presentations for Class 27 are due.
Apr 18
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 27
Presentations of research papers
Apr 19
Apr 20
Apr 23
3:00 - 4:15 PM: Class 28
Class slides
Apr 24
Apr 25
Apr 26
Apr 27