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Fluvial Geomorphology

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Andrew Wilcox
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andrew.wilcox@umontana.edu

University of Montana
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University with graduate programs, including doctoral programs
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Summary

This course investigates the processes that determine the form and evolution of rivers and streams.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Geomorphology
Resource Type: Course Information:Goals/Syllabi
Grade Level: College Upper (15-16)
Course Type: Upper Level:Geomorphology/Surface Processes
Course Size:

less than 15

Course Context:

This is a graduate level course but is suitable for advanced undergraduates with some background in hydrology or geomorphology, physics, and calculus. The course combines lectures, discussions, quantitative problem sets, and collection and analysis of field data.

Course Goals:

Skills Goals

Assessment

Problem sets, short in-class assignment, discussions, papers, projects in which students integrate field data they collect with material from lectures and papers

Syllabus:

Syllabus (Microsoft Word 94kB May5 08)

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