Geography & Geology
Eastern Kentucky University
Expedition to the PreCambrian part of Cutting Edge:Early Earth:Activities
A group exercise that investigates geological, atmospheric, hydrologic, and biological conditions during the Hadean, Archean, and Proterozoic. Students will plan a trip to a certain time period within the Precambrian, research critical environmental clues, and report their findings with a group presentation to the class. Note: This activity is still under development and has not yet been used in the classroom. We encourage instructors to add supporting information or to try this activity and suggest changes or additions.
Global Environmental Obstacles part of Quantitative Skills:Courses
The course uses Mackenzie's Our Changing Planet as a template and investigates world population, diminishing water resources, anthropogenic effects on the atmosphere (ozone hole and acid rain), and global warming. While assessing these global environmental problems, students will learn about deep time, cycling of substances, plate tectonics, and geologic climate change.
Oceanography (GLY 304, The World Ocean), Eastern Kentucky University part of Math You Need:Implementations
Implementor(s): Walter S. BorowskiEnrollment: 24Anticipated Start Date: The semester starts 20 August 2012 (Semester)Challenges to using math in introductory geoscienceEastern Kentucky University (EKU) is a ...