Geology - Fall 2017

Earth Science — 3102
GLG 1550 – 3 credits
Pamela L. Stoleson

Students will identify and explain basic concepts in geology, oceanography, and meteorology, including mineral and rock formation, plate tectonics, mountain building, weathering and soils, erosional and depositional processes, geologic hazards, oceans, and the atmosphere. Optional field experiences are offered. This is an introductory course for students with little or no science background. Eligibility: ENG 1510 and MAT 0500, must meet minimum college level reading score 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Science Center 125
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Introduction to Oceanography — 3101
GLG 1810 – 3 credits
Melanie Smith

Students will learn basic oceanographic concepts including the physical, chemical, geological, and biological processes operating in the oceans, how they interact, and their effects on terrestrial systems. Additional topics include mankind's relationship with the sea; the resources we receive from it, the impacts we have on it, and how it infiltrates our culture. Demonstrations and hands-on activities will reinforce lecture content. Corequisite: MAT 0600 or higher; ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Hultquist Library 148
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 5:05 pm – 6:20 pm