Short Courses in Earth Science (topic varies)

GEOL-G 130




Five-week courses on a variety of topics in the earth sciences. Each short course is one credit; no topic may be taken for credit more than once. Students may take one, two, or all three short courses for 1 credit each. Courses include traditional lectures, homework assignments, writing assignments, and exams.

Past topics include:

  • Global Warming
  • Mars and Beyond
  • Urban Agriculture: Water Quality
  • Antarctic Geology
  • Dinosaurs
  • Geology of National Parks
  • Gemstones