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Undergraduate Course Details
Number GLS 120
Title Geology and the Environment
Credits 3.0
Distribution DII/Q
Fall 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1464 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 TR 9:25am - 10:40am MH-237 Lindley S Hanson
02 1465 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 TR 10:50am - 12:05pm MH-237 Lindley S Hanson


This course exposes students to geological inquiry and methods of exploring the natural world. Students will apply the scientific method and analytical skills to understanding water resources and uses, contamination of surface and groundwater by development, mining and energy exploitation, as well as remediation of contaminated geologic environments. Three lecture hours per week. Intended for students not majoring in Geological Sciences.