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Undergraduate Course Details
Number GLS 235
Title Forensic Geology
Credits 4.0
Distribution DII/Q
Prerequisites GLS100 or GLS135 or permission of Department Chairperson
Winter/Spring 2017 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
02 3615 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 4:00pm - 6:00pm MH-237 Lindley S Hanson
01 3618 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 1:40pm - 3:40pm MH-237 Lindley S Hanson


This course is intended for both geology and non-geology majors. It provides a useful and practical approach to the forensic value of earth materials. Students will learn both from lecture and from experiential activities about the ideas, methods, applications and handling of earth materials for forensic purposes. Guest lecturers will add another dimension to class work. Two two-hour sessions of integrated lecture and related activities per week.