University of Wisconsin-Superior
Materials Contributed through SERC-hosted Projects
The Dynamic Earth (Physical Geology) part of Cutting Edge:Online Teaching:Online Courses
Students are introduced to the basic materials of the Earth and the processes that shape them/it. The course covers plate tectonics (including volcanic activities and earthquakes) as well as more the more surficial processes of weathering and erosion, glaciation, and ground and surface water. Students are engaged in active discussion, laboratory exercises and group work during the course of the semester.