- Posted by:
- Curriculum Office
- Course Number:
- G 298A
- Course Title:
- Geology Independent Study
- Credit Hours:
- Lecture hours:
- Lecture/Lab hours:
- Lab hours:
- Special Fee:
Provides an opportunity to work independently on an individualized area of study within geology under the sponsorship of geology faculty. Prerequisites: WR 115, RD 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement test scores. Instructor permission.
Intended Outcomes for the course
Upon successful completion students should be able to:
A. use the scientific method to research a geology topic with the guidance of a mentor.
B. explicate a geology topic so that it can be effectively researched in the scientific literature
C. conduct a search of the scientific literature to investigate an earth science topic
D. evaluate how a geology topic connects with current environmental and/or global change and/or sustainability concerns
E. communicate the results of geology research effectively using maps and/or diagrams in
written and/or oral formats.