Same as GEOL 4360 with additional work required. Prer., GEOL 1010, GES 1010, GEOL 4630 preferred. Meets with GEOL 4360.
GEOL 5630 - Principles of Geomorphology
Systematic study of rock weathering, mass-wasting, fluvial, glacial, and aeolian processes and the landforms resulting from these processes. Climatic geomorphology, geomorphometry, and data collection technologies (e.g., lidar) are emphasized. Field trips required. Prer., GES 1010 or GEOL 1010 or consent instructor. Meets with GEOL 4630, GES 4310, GES 5310.
GEOL 5660 - Field Study in Geology
A field trip to an area of special geologic interest which can occur during the winter, spring, or summer. Meets with GEOL 4660.
0.5 Credits (Minimum) 4 Credits (Maximum)
GEOL 5910 - Engineering Geology
Intensive literature review and field investigations leading to a recognition of the engineering and construction problems associated with natural hazards and earth materials such as mass movement, dam location, highway development, and building construction. Basic courses in physics, mathematics, and geology recommended. Will require additional field work. Meets with GEOL 4910.
GEOL 7000 - Masters Thesis
Masters Thesis. Instructor Consent Required.
1 Credits (Minimum) 6 Credits (Maximum)
GEOL 9400 - Independent Study in Geology: Undergraduate
Independent work for undergraduates. By special arrangement with faculty. Only for students presenting strong geology preparation. Prer., Instructor Consent Required.
1 Credits (Minimum) 4 Credits (Maximum)
GEOL 9600 - Independent Study in Geology: Graduate
Independent work for graduate students. By special arrangement with faculty only. Prer., Instructor Consent Required.