Geog & Environmental Sys

Summer 2005

GEOG 110  Geography of Environmental Systems (MS)                 3 credits
The study of principles and processes that shape and/or control climate, earth materials, landforms, soils, that give logic to the integrated patterns of world distributions. The course is taught using graphic rich presentations that provide numerous visual examples of topics discussed in class. These graphic presentations will also be available to students for additional study through the UMBC Library E-Reserves. This course is ideal for the non-science major who wants to gain an appreciation for how the physical earth processes operate without the need for a strong science background. Note: Formerly listed as Physical Geography. For more information contact tomr@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
          GFR:Meets  Biol/PhySci(non-lab). GER:Meets
          MS. GDR:Meets M.
[0210] 6060 Meets 05/31/2005 - 07/08/2005             RABENHORST, T
            TuTh.......9:00am-12:10pm (SOND205)

GEOG 220  Lab & Field Techniques for Environmental                4 credits
Students enrolled in this course will gain experience in field sampling, laboratory procedures and data analysis. Exercises will involve field and laboratory work with some combination of water, soils, vegetation, landforms, and atmospheric phenomena. Students will participate in online discussions and assignments. This a required course for students majoring in Environmental Science or Environmental Studies. For more information contact cmswan@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F
[7543] 7060 Meets 07/11/2005 - 08/19/2005             SWAN, C
            TuTh.......6:00pm- 9:10pm (SOND005)

GEOG 302A Selected Topics in Geography Oceanography               3 credits
This course is designed to introduce students from diverse backgrounds to the physical, chemical, biological, and geological aspects of the oceans and to the methods and techniques of research in this rapidly expanding field. Prerequisite: Three credits in geography and environmental systems or consent of the instructor. Note: Saturday Field Trips are a possibility. For more information see http://www.umbc.edu/blackboard or contact sjeffrey@ccbcmd.edu.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F
[0212] 6060 Meets 05/31/2005 - 07/08/2005             JEFFREY, S
            MW.........9:00am-12:10pm (SOND205)

GEOG 491  Independent Study in Geography and                    1-3 credits
          Environmental Systems                             

(PermReq) Grade   Method:   REG/P-F/AUD   Individual
          Instruction  course: contact department or
          instructor to obtain section number.

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