Fall Semester 2015

  1. Geology (GEOL)

  2. Course Number Course Name Credits
  3. A111 *Physical Geology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    10:00AM-11:15AM
      CPSB 120
      Naumann, T 31

      CRN: 73561
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to physical geology, study of earth and its materials. Processes that operate on and within earth. Formation of common rocks and minerals, and basics of mineral and rock identification and classification.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    3.   T R   11:30AM-12:45PM
      CPSB 120
      Oswald, P 11

      CRN: 73562
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to physical geology, study of earth and its materials. Processes that operate on and within earth. Formation of common rocks and minerals, and basics of mineral and rock identification and classification.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    4.   T     06:30PM-9:45PM
      ER 150A
      Ravn, R 18

      CRN: 76525
      Section: 791
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to physical geology, study of earth and its materials. Processes that operate on and within earth. Formation of common rocks and minerals, and basics of mineral and rock identification and classification.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    5.        
      DISTANCE
      Naumann, T 0

      CRN: 73563
      Section: 801
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to physical geology, study of earth and its materials. Processes that operate on and within earth. Formation of common rocks and minerals, and basics of mineral and rock identification and classification.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    Introduction to physical geology, study of earth and its materials. Processes that operate on and within earth. Formation of common rocks and minerals, and basics of mineral and rock identification and classification.
    Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

  4. A111L *Physical Geology Lab 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M      02:30PM-5:15PM
      NSB 102
      Rivera, M 12

      CRN: 71668
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Laboratory skills in physical geology. The identification and classification of minerals and rocks. The use and interpretation of maps and remote sensing techniques, and application of lab skills to interpret evidence of geologic processes. Includes a field trip led by the instructor.

      More Info

    3.    W    02:30PM-5:15PM
      NSB 102
      Rivera, M 10

      CRN: 71669
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Laboratory skills in physical geology. The identification and classification of minerals and rocks. The use and interpretation of maps and remote sensing techniques, and application of lab skills to interpret evidence of geologic processes. Includes a field trip led by the instructor.

      More Info

    4.   T     10:00AM-12:45PM
      NSB 102
      Naumann, T 4

      CRN: 71670
      Section: 603
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Laboratory skills in physical geology. The identification and classification of minerals and rocks. The use and interpretation of maps and remote sensing techniques, and application of lab skills to interpret evidence of geologic processes. Includes a field trip led by the instructor.

      More Info

    5.   T     01:00PM-3:45PM
      NSB 102
      Oswald, P 0

      CRN: 71671
      Section: 604
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Laboratory skills in physical geology. The identification and classification of minerals and rocks. The use and interpretation of maps and remote sensing techniques, and application of lab skills to interpret evidence of geologic processes. Includes a field trip led by the instructor.

      More Info

    6.     R   01:00PM-3:45PM
      NSB 102
      Oswald, P 3

      CRN: 73565
      Section: 605
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Laboratory skills in physical geology. The identification and classification of minerals and rocks. The use and interpretation of maps and remote sensing techniques, and application of lab skills to interpret evidence of geologic processes. Includes a field trip led by the instructor.

      More Info

    7.     R   06:30PM-9:45PM
      ER 150A
      Ravn, R 25

      CRN: 71672
      Section: 791
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Laboratory skills in physical geology. The identification and classification of minerals and rocks. The use and interpretation of maps and remote sensing techniques, and application of lab skills to interpret evidence of geologic processes. Includes a field trip led by the instructor.

      More Info

    Laboratory skills in physical geology. The identification and classification of minerals and rocks. The use and interpretation of maps and remote sensing techniques, and application of lab skills to interpret evidence of geologic processes. Includes a field trip led by the instructor.

  5. A115 *Environmental Geology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    01:00PM-2:15PM
      RH 117
      Reeves, D 53

      CRN: 71673
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      An introduction to the study of applied environmental geology with a focus on geologic processes and linkages to how humans interact with the geologic environment. Both internal and external Earth processes and related topics such as earthquakes and volcanic eruptions as well as coastal processes and mineral and energy resources will be included.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    3.       S 09:30AM-12:45PM
      ER 150A
      Ravn, R 35

      CRN: 76526
      Section: 792
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      An introduction to the study of applied environmental geology with a focus on geologic processes and linkages to how humans interact with the geologic environment. Both internal and external Earth processes and related topics such as earthquakes and volcanic eruptions as well as coastal processes and mineral and energy resources will be included.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    4.  M W    11:20AM-12:50PM
      ER 220
      Payne, A 10

      CRN: 79272
      Section: 793
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      An introduction to the study of applied environmental geology with a focus on geologic processes and linkages to how humans interact with the geologic environment. Both internal and external Earth processes and related topics such as earthquakes and volcanic eruptions as well as coastal processes and mineral and energy resources will be included.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    5.  M W    11:20AM-12:50PM
      ER 220
      Payne, A 17

      CRN: 79271
      Section: 7M3
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      An introduction to the study of applied environmental geology with a focus on geologic processes and linkages to how humans interact with the geologic environment. Both internal and external Earth processes and related topics such as earthquakes and volcanic eruptions as well as coastal processes and mineral and energy resources will be included.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    6.        
      DISTANCE
      Rivera, M 0

      CRN: 79658
      Section: 801
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      An introduction to the study of applied environmental geology with a focus on geologic processes and linkages to how humans interact with the geologic environment. Both internal and external Earth processes and related topics such as earthquakes and volcanic eruptions as well as coastal processes and mineral and energy resources will be included.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    An introduction to the study of applied environmental geology with a focus on geologic processes and linkages to how humans interact with the geologic environment. Both internal and external Earth processes and related topics such as earthquakes and volcanic eruptions as well as coastal processes and mineral and energy resources will be included.
    Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

  6. A115L *Environmental Geology Lab 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.      F  10:00AM-12:45PM
      NSB 106
      Oswald, P 10

      CRN: 71676
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Investigation of problems in environmental geology related to volcanic and earthquake hazards, surface and groundwater pollution, landslides, coastal processes, and waste disposal with emphasis on the local areas in Alaska. Several local field trips are included.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    3.      F  09:40AM-12:50PM
      ER 220
      Payne, A 12

      CRN: 71677
      Section: 791
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Investigation of problems in environmental geology related to volcanic and earthquake hazards, surface and groundwater pollution, landslides, coastal processes, and waste disposal with emphasis on the local areas in Alaska. Several local field trips are included.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    4.       S 01:15PM-4:30PM
      ER 150A
      Ravn, R 38

      CRN: 78817
      Section: 792
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Investigation of problems in environmental geology related to volcanic and earthquake hazards, surface and groundwater pollution, landslides, coastal processes, and waste disposal with emphasis on the local areas in Alaska. Several local field trips are included.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    5.      F  09:40AM-12:50PM
      ER 220
      Payne, A 17

      CRN: 71678
      Section: 7M1
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Investigation of problems in environmental geology related to volcanic and earthquake hazards, surface and groundwater pollution, landslides, coastal processes, and waste disposal with emphasis on the local areas in Alaska. Several local field trips are included.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

      More Info

    Investigation of problems in environmental geology related to volcanic and earthquake hazards, surface and groundwater pollution, landslides, coastal processes, and waste disposal with emphasis on the local areas in Alaska. Several local field trips are included.
    Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher

  7. A121 Phys Geol for Science Majors 4.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    10:00AM-12:45PM
      NSB 102
      Oswald, P 8

      CRN: 71679
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Development of applied geology skills through the study of Earth, its materials, and processes operating on and within the planet. Laboratory training in geologic maps and identification and interpretation of minerals and rocks.
      Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher. Declared major in science or engineering and instructor approval.

      More Info

    Development of applied geology skills through the study of Earth, its materials, and processes operating on and within the planet. Laboratory training in geologic maps and identification and interpretation of minerals and rocks.
    Registration Restrictions: MATH A055 or higher. Declared major in science or engineering and instructor approval.

  8. A178 *Fundamentals of Oceanography 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   01:00PM-2:15PM
      ARTS 116
      Gerken, S 23

      CRN: 71680
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Principles of oceanography, with emphasis on the ocean's biological, physical, chemical, and geological processes, and how ocean processes affect the atmosphere.
      Registration Restrictions: Placement into MATH A105 or higher.
      Crosslisted with BIOL A178

      More Info

    Principles of oceanography, with emphasis on the ocean's biological, physical, chemical, and geological processes, and how ocean processes affect the atmosphere.
    Registration Restrictions: Placement into MATH A105 or higher.
    Crosslisted with BIOL A178

  9. A179 *Fund of Oceanography Lab 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T     02:30PM-5:15PM
      CPSB 210
      TBA 7

      CRN: 71681
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Laboratory exercises designed to illustrate principles and concepts developed in BIOL A178/GEOL A178.
      Registration Restrictions: Placement into MATH A105 or higher.
      Crosslisted with BIOL A179

      More Info

    Laboratory exercises designed to illustrate principles and concepts developed in BIOL A178/GEOL A178.
    Registration Restrictions: Placement into MATH A105 or higher.
    Crosslisted with BIOL A179

  10. A190 Introductory Topics in Geology 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.     R   06:00PM-8:40PM
      PION P201
      Berg, E 15

      CRN: 77060
      Section: R30
      Date Range: 10/22-11/19
      Section Title: Global Climate Change

      Introductory study of a selected topic in geology.
      Special Note: May be repeated with change of topic.

      More Info

    Introductory study of a selected topic in geology.
    Special Note: May be repeated with change of topic.

  11. A221 *Historical Geology 4.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   10:00AM-11:15AM
      NSB 106
      Rivera, M 3

      CRN: 71683
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      History of earth through geologic time, emphasizing North America. Major events in plate tectonics, evolution of life forms and interpretation of the rock record. Lab includes invertebrate fossil identification, geologic map interpretation, stratigraphic principles and field trip.

      More Info

    3.   T R   01:00PM-2:15PM
      NSB 106
      Rivera, M 3

      CRN: 71683
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      History of earth through geologic time, emphasizing North America. Major events in plate tectonics, evolution of life forms and interpretation of the rock record. Lab includes invertebrate fossil identification, geologic map interpretation, stratigraphic principles and field trip.

      More Info

    4.   T R   10:00AM-11:15AM
      NSB 106
      Rivera, M 8

      CRN: 79683
      Section: 603
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      History of earth through geologic time, emphasizing North America. Major events in plate tectonics, evolution of life forms and interpretation of the rock record. Lab includes invertebrate fossil identification, geologic map interpretation, stratigraphic principles and field trip.

      More Info

    5.   T R   11:30AM-12:45PM
      NSB 106
      Rivera, M 8

      CRN: 79683
      Section: 603
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      History of earth through geologic time, emphasizing North America. Major events in plate tectonics, evolution of life forms and interpretation of the rock record. Lab includes invertebrate fossil identification, geologic map interpretation, stratigraphic principles and field trip.

      More Info

    History of earth through geologic time, emphasizing North America. Major events in plate tectonics, evolution of life forms and interpretation of the rock record. Lab includes invertebrate fossil identification, geologic map interpretation, stratigraphic principles and field trip.

  12. A321 Mineralogy 4.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   10:00AM-12:45PM
      CPSB 215
      Shea, E 6

      CRN: 71684
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Crystallography including external form and internal order. Crystal chemistry, atomic structure, crystal structure, and compositional variation, nature and origin of physical properties of minerals. Mineral association, occurrence, and paragenesis. Introduction to x-ray crystallography and optical mineralogy. Laboratory includes determinative crystallography, optical mineralogy and systematic determinative mineralogy.

      More Info

    Crystallography including external form and internal order. Crystal chemistry, atomic structure, crystal structure, and compositional variation, nature and origin of physical properties of minerals. Mineral association, occurrence, and paragenesis. Introduction to x-ray crystallography and optical mineralogy. Laboratory includes determinative crystallography, optical mineralogy and systematic determinative mineralogy.

  13. A335 Structural Geology 4.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   02:30PM-5:15PM
      NSB 106
      Naumann, T 0

      CRN: 79341
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Origin, recognition, and interpretation of earth's primary and secondary structures with application to earth history, exploration and development of natural resources. Laboratory includes projections, analysis of structural contours, cross sections, block diagrams and graphical solutions to structural problems.

      More Info

    Origin, recognition, and interpretation of earth's primary and secondary structures with application to earth history, exploration and development of natural resources. Laboratory includes projections, analysis of structural contours, cross sections, block diagrams and graphical solutions to structural problems.

  14. A350 Geomorphology 4.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    02:30PM-5:15PM
      NSB 106
      Crossen, K 0

      CRN: 71687
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Study of landforms and processes that affect their development, including tectonics, geologic structures, bedrock lithology, streams, glaciers, groundwater, and oceans. Laboratory focuses on formation and genesis of landforms based on evidence from topographic maps and aerial photography.

      More Info

    Study of landforms and processes that affect their development, including tectonics, geologic structures, bedrock lithology, streams, glaciers, groundwater, and oceans. Laboratory focuses on formation and genesis of landforms based on evidence from topographic maps and aerial photography.

  15. A360 Geochemistry 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.   T R   01:00PM-2:15PM
      CPSB 215
      Hagedorn, B 6

      CRN: 79343
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to principles and applications of inorganic geochemistry. Emphasis on crystal structures and substitution in crystals, equilibrium geochemistry, dissociation of acids and bases, and mineral stability. Applying the laws of thermodynamics, Eh-pH diagrams, and oxidation-reduction reactions to geologic problems. Principles of radioactivity and geochronometers for age determination. A review of applications of stable isotopes to geologic problems.
      Registration Restrictions: BS Geological Science majors

      More Info

    Introduction to principles and applications of inorganic geochemistry. Emphasis on crystal structures and substitution in crystals, equilibrium geochemistry, dissociation of acids and bases, and mineral stability. Applying the laws of thermodynamics, Eh-pH diagrams, and oxidation-reduction reactions to geologic problems. Principles of radioactivity and geochronometers for age determination. A review of applications of stable isotopes to geologic problems.
    Registration Restrictions: BS Geological Science majors

  16. A380 Anchorage Field Studies 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.       S 09:00AM-6:00PM
      NSB 106
      Crossen, K 6

      CRN: 71689
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 09/12-09/12

      Field experience focusing on the Anchorage area. Field trips to Anchorage, Eagle River, Turnagain, and Matanuska Valley to investigate the geologic history, glacial history, plate tectonics, and environmental concerns. Local rocks, formations, fossils, glacial landforms and structures will be examined. Five full day field trips.

      More Info

    3. S       09:00AM-6:00PM
      NSB 106
      Crossen, K 6

      CRN: 71689
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 09/20-09/20

      Field experience focusing on the Anchorage area. Field trips to Anchorage, Eagle River, Turnagain, and Matanuska Valley to investigate the geologic history, glacial history, plate tectonics, and environmental concerns. Local rocks, formations, fossils, glacial landforms and structures will be examined. Five full day field trips.

      More Info

    4.       S 09:00AM-6:00PM
      NSB 106
      Crossen, K 6

      CRN: 71689
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 09/26-09/26

      Field experience focusing on the Anchorage area. Field trips to Anchorage, Eagle River, Turnagain, and Matanuska Valley to investigate the geologic history, glacial history, plate tectonics, and environmental concerns. Local rocks, formations, fossils, glacial landforms and structures will be examined. Five full day field trips.

      More Info

    5. S       09:00AM-6:00PM
      NSB 106
      Crossen, K 6

      CRN: 71689
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 10/04-10/04

      Field experience focusing on the Anchorage area. Field trips to Anchorage, Eagle River, Turnagain, and Matanuska Valley to investigate the geologic history, glacial history, plate tectonics, and environmental concerns. Local rocks, formations, fossils, glacial landforms and structures will be examined. Five full day field trips.

      More Info

    Field experience focusing on the Anchorage area. Field trips to Anchorage, Eagle River, Turnagain, and Matanuska Valley to investigate the geologic history, glacial history, plate tectonics, and environmental concerns. Local rocks, formations, fossils, glacial landforms and structures will be examined. Five full day field trips.

  17. A431 Stratigraphy 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    11:30AM-12:45PM
      CPSB 215
      Aschoff, J 12

      CRN: 79345
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to concepts and applications in stratigraphic analyses. Includes concepts of lithostratigraphy, magnetostratigraphy, biostratigraphy, chronostratigraphy, seismic stratigraphy and sequence stratigraphy. Discussion of the completeness of the stratigraphic record and the North American Stratigraphic Code.
      Registration Restrictions: Junior standing or higher

      More Info

    Introduction to concepts and applications in stratigraphic analyses. Includes concepts of lithostratigraphy, magnetostratigraphy, biostratigraphy, chronostratigraphy, seismic stratigraphy and sequence stratigraphy. Discussion of the completeness of the stratigraphic record and the North American Stratigraphic Code.
    Registration Restrictions: Junior standing or higher

  18. A432 Sedimentary Petrology Lab 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    01:00PM-2:15PM
      CPSB 215
      Aschoff, J 10

      CRN: 79346
      Section: 602
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Introduction to clastic petrology, carbonate petrology and sedimentary petrography. Emphasis on hand sample identification and petrographic techniques.
      Registration Restrictions: Junior standing or higher

      More Info

    Introduction to clastic petrology, carbonate petrology and sedimentary petrography. Emphasis on hand sample identification and petrographic techniques.
    Registration Restrictions: Junior standing or higher

  19. A454 Glacial & Quaternary Geology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    10:00AM-11:15AM
      NSB 106
      Crossen, K 5

      CRN: 76071
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Examines glacial processes of erosion and deposition, and the modern and ancient landforms produced by ice. Topics include Quaternary history of glaciers, climate fluctuation, changes in terrestrial and marine environments, and evidence and techniques used to reconstruct past environments. Weekend field trip required.
      Special Note: Not available for credit to students who have completed GEOL A654. Students are required to provide their own transportation to field locales.
      May be stacked with: GEOL A654

      More Info

    Examines glacial processes of erosion and deposition, and the modern and ancient landforms produced by ice. Topics include Quaternary history of glaciers, climate fluctuation, changes in terrestrial and marine environments, and evidence and techniques used to reconstruct past environments. Weekend field trip required.
    Special Note: Not available for credit to students who have completed GEOL A654. Students are required to provide their own transportation to field locales.
    May be stacked with: GEOL A654

  20. A490 Advanced Topics in Geology 4.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M      02:30PM-3:20PM
      RH 112
      Reeves, D 11

      CRN: 76074
      Section: 652
      Date Range: 08/24-11/17
      Section Title: Adv Environmental Methods

      Detailed study of a selected topic in geology.
      Special Note: May be repeated for credit with change of subtitle. Not available for credit to students who have completed GEOL A690 with same subtitle.
      May be stacked with: GEOL A690

      More Info

    Detailed study of a selected topic in geology.
    Special Note: May be repeated for credit with change of subtitle. Not available for credit to students who have completed GEOL A690 with same subtitle.
    May be stacked with: GEOL A690

  21. A495 Geology Internship 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      ARR ARR
      Crossen, K 1

      CRN: 71693
      Section: 644
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Work experience in an approved position with supervision and training in various agencies and businesses. Exposes student to work environment beyond the campus setting, to acquire essential practical skills and enhance self-confidence and career direction.
      Special Note: May be repeated, but only 3 credits count toward major requirements.
      Registration Restrictions: Junior standing

      More Info

    Work experience in an approved position with supervision and training in various agencies and businesses. Exposes student to work environment beyond the campus setting, to acquire essential practical skills and enhance self-confidence and career direction.
    Special Note: May be repeated, but only 3 credits count toward major requirements.
    Registration Restrictions: Junior standing

  22. A498 Student Research 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      ARR ARR
      TBA 1

      CRN: 71694
      Section: 604
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Student research conducted on specific subjects in geology. Research topic to be approved and directed by a faculty member in the Department of Geological Sciences.
      Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
      Registration Restrictions: Faculty permission.

      More Info

    Student research conducted on specific subjects in geology. Research topic to be approved and directed by a faculty member in the Department of Geological Sciences.
    Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
    Registration Restrictions: Faculty permission.

  23. A499 Senior Thesis 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      ARR ARR
      TBA 1

      CRN: 71697
      Section: 604
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Planning, preparation and completion of senior thesis for the BS in Geological Sciences.
      Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
      Registration Restrictions: Senior standing and faculty permission.

      More Info

    Planning, preparation and completion of senior thesis for the BS in Geological Sciences.
    Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
    Registration Restrictions: Senior standing and faculty permission.

  24. A654 Glacial & Quaternary Geology 3.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.  M W    10:00AM-11:15AM
      NSB 106
      Crossen, K 8

      CRN: 78952
      Section: 651
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Examines glacial processes of erosion and deposition, and the modern and ancient landforms produced by ice. Topics include Quaternary history of glaciers, climate fluctuation, changes in terrestrial and marine environments, and evidence and techniques used to reconstruct past environments. Independent research project and weekend field trip required.
      Special Note: Students are required to have background in physical and historical geology and to provide their own transportation to field locales. Not available for credit to students who have completed GEOL A454.
      Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing or instructor approval.
      May be stacked with: GEOL A454

      More Info

    Examines glacial processes of erosion and deposition, and the modern and ancient landforms produced by ice. Topics include Quaternary history of glaciers, climate fluctuation, changes in terrestrial and marine environments, and evidence and techniques used to reconstruct past environments. Independent research project and weekend field trip required.
    Special Note: Students are required to have background in physical and historical geology and to provide their own transportation to field locales. Not available for credit to students who have completed GEOL A454.
    Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing or instructor approval.
    May be stacked with: GEOL A454

  25. A690 Graduate Topics in Geology 4.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.       S 09:00AM-6:00PM
      FIELD DAY
      Reeves, D 3

      CRN: 76075
      Section: 652
      Date Range: 09/12-09/12
      Section Title: Graduate Environmental Methods

      Intensive study of narrowly defined topic in geology with emphasis on current problems. Independent research project required.
      Special Note: Students are required to have background in physical and historical geology. May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credits with change of subtitle. Not available for credit to students who have completed GEOL A490 with the same subtitle.
      Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing or instructor approval.
      May be stacked with: GEOL A490

      More Info

    3.       S 09:00AM-6:00PM
      FIELD DAY
      Reeves, D 3

      CRN: 76075
      Section: 652
      Date Range: 10/17-10/17
      Section Title: Graduate Environmental Methods

      Intensive study of narrowly defined topic in geology with emphasis on current problems. Independent research project required.
      Special Note: Students are required to have background in physical and historical geology. May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credits with change of subtitle. Not available for credit to students who have completed GEOL A490 with the same subtitle.
      Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing or instructor approval.
      May be stacked with: GEOL A490

      More Info

    Intensive study of narrowly defined topic in geology with emphasis on current problems. Independent research project required.
    Special Note: Students are required to have background in physical and historical geology. May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credits with change of subtitle. Not available for credit to students who have completed GEOL A490 with the same subtitle.
    Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing or instructor approval.
    May be stacked with: GEOL A490

  26. A698 Directed Research 1.0
    1. Days Time Location Instructor Open Seats
    2.        
      ARR
      Munk, L -1

      CRN: 71701
      Section: 601
      Date Range: 08/24-12/12

      Thesis-specific research for interdisciplinary M.S. with emphasis in Geological Sciences. Research topic must be approved by thesis advisor and committee.
      Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
      Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing and permission of thesis advisor.

      More Info

    Thesis-specific research for interdisciplinary M.S. with emphasis in Geological Sciences. Research topic must be approved by thesis advisor and committee.
    Special Note: May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits.
    Registration Restrictions: Graduate standing and permission of thesis advisor.

* - Course meets a GER requirement