Topics in Geoscience.
Cr. 1-3. A course investigating a specific aspect of geoscience.
Possible topics include human impacts on the environment,
severe and unusual weather, and oceanography. Course work
may involve field and laboratory experiences. May be repeated
when the topic is different.
Topics in Geoscience Tools.
Cr. 1-3. A course investigating a specific aspect of geoscience
technology or analysis. Possible topics include the global
positioning system, meteorological instrumentation, raster
GIS, data analysis, and research design. May be repeated when
the topic is different.
Cr. 3. A capstone course incorporating reading, discussion,
and research on contemporary issues in geoscience. Required
for geoscience majors. Prerequisite: senior standing. Normally
offered every spring semester.
Cr. 1-3. Individual research on a topic in geoscience agreed
upon by a student and faculty member of his/her choice from
the Department. Prerequisite: junior or senior standing and
consent of the Chair of the Department.
listings for Geography,
and Geology for descriptions
of other courses in the Geoscience major and minor.