GEN ED: Junior Writing in the Discipline (WID)
This course provides instruction in various aspects of data collection, quantitative and qualitative analysis, and the preparation and presentation of written and oral geologic reports to standards of the profession. Topics include: survey of geologic literature and digital information retrieval services, research design, data management, ethics and safety. Data collection and mapping in the field is a major component of the course and vigorous hiking is required. Lecture three hours, laboratory three hours. Prerequisites: GLY 2250 and RC 2001 or its equivalent. Open only to Geology majors and minors.
Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017