The University of Arizona
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Geological Perspective part of Cutting Edge:Rates and Time:Courses
General education Earth science class for non-science majors. Covers topics from formation of the universe to current issues in global change. Class is offered in a lecture setting, but is highly interactive, with actual lecture accounting for only about 30% of the course.
Teaching about Time part of Workshop 2012:Essays
Jessica Kapp, Geosciences Department, University of Arizona The concept of deep time is often a difficult one for students to grasp. In a general education survey course, where students usually do not consider ...