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Global Change - Physical Processes part of Starting Point-Teaching Entry Level Geoscience:Using an Earth System Approach:Earth System Science in a Nutshell:Example Courses
ENVIRON/NRE/BIOLOGY/GEOG 110 and AOSS/GEOSCI/ENSCEN 171 This is the first semester of an interdisciplinary three semester introductory course sequence that investigates the causes and potential impacts of global ...

Course Type: Entry Level: Entry Level:Global Change
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Intro to Geology, and Physical Geology part of Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
A general introduction to the Earth's internal and external physical, dynamic systems. Topics include occurrence and formation of minerals and rocks, processes that shape the earth's surface, and the ...

Course Type: Entry Level: Entry Level:Physical Geology
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Geology of Washington part of Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
Fundamentals of geology applied to the rich catalog of Washington Geology.

Course Type: Entry Level: Entry Level:Physical Geology
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California Water (GEOL 370) part of Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
Human interaction with the hydrologic environment. Science and politics of water issues facing California. Hydrologic cycle, floods, droughts, groundwater, contamination. Water needs of cities, farms, ecosystems. ...

Course Type: Entry Level: Entry Level:Earth Science
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GEO 303 Introduction to Geology part of Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
GEO 303 is a comprehensive survey of geological science that includes physical and historical geology in one semester. Emeritus UT geology professor, Leon E. Long, designed GEO 303 and has taught the course in our ...

Course Type: Entry Level: Entry Level:Earth Science
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Introduction to Earth and Environmental Science (SIO 50) part of Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
The course is an introduction to how our planet works, focusing on the formation and evolution of the solid earth, the dynamic nature of earth systems, and the environmental issues pertinent to society. Students ...

Course Type: Entry Level: Entry Level:Earth Science
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GEOL 1122: Introductory Geosciences II part of Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
This course is designed to present a body of knowledge regarding the origin, development, and human interaction with materials in and near the surface of the earth. This knowledge will provide important ...

Course Type: Entry Level: Entry Level:Earth Science
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Physical Geography: The Atmopshere part of Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
This course covers introductory atmospheric science including ocean circulation and the hydrological cycle. It is the the first course in the Physical Geography sequence with Physical Geography: The Land as the ...

Course Type: Entry Level: Entry Level:Physical Geography
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Dynamic Planet part of Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
This physical geology course is a traditional lecture/lab course that needs updating/modification. Students commonly have three 1-hour lectures per week and one 2-hour lab. The course covers materials, landforms, ...

Course Type: Entry Level: Entry Level:Physical Geology
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Geology 102: Introduction to Geology part of Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
This is a lecture-based course in which students are introduced to the broad field of geology including processes related to plate tectonics, petrology, and geomorphology. This class is supported by weekly ...

Course Type: Entry Level: Entry Level:Physical Geology
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