- EEES - 1010 PHYSICAL GEOLOGY [3 hours]
Introduction to classification and origins of rocks and minerals, surficial processes
and landscape development, groundwater and other natural resources, geologic structures,
earthquakes and the earth's interior, plate tectonics, and geologic time. No credit
if EEES 2100 is taken. [Fall, Spring, Summer] General Education Natural Sciences core
- EEES - 2400 OCEANOGRAPHY & WATER RESOURCES [3 hours]
Physical, chemical, geological and biological nature of oceans and ocean basins.
Ocean resources, circulation, climate and the hydrologic cycle. Fresh water resources
and resource management. [Spring]
- EEES - 4200 QUATERNARY GEOLOGY [3 hours]
To provide understanding of such cyclical events as climate change, sea level fluctuations,
vegetation change and ice sheet paleogeography during the Quaternary Period and to
explore future changes for planet Earth. [Even springs] Prerequisite: EEES 3100 or
consent of instructor.