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COURSE OUTLINE Geology 101 Physical Geology Section 003 Fall 2008 Instructor Office Office Hours Phone Email Text Dr Frank Syms Lecture 6 00PM 7 30 Monday Wednesday Lab 7 30PM 8 30 Monday Wednesday SBDG 212 Credits 4 8 00PM Monday Wednesday or by appointment 706 722 7301 syms lettis com th EARTH Introduction to Physical Geology 9 Edition Tarbuck and Lutgens Class Objectives and Information Geology is both an applied as well as research science Elements of biology chemistry mathematics and physics are required to understand earth concepts The course will be taught through lectures and related laboratory exercises Lectures will cover information and concepts from the text Laboratory exercises will stress the application of geological problem solving and will be held periodically to reinforce specific concepts The exercises are self paced and you are encouraged to work in groups There are no makeup labs Generally there is no outside work required for this course except for reading the section pertinent to the lecture You will be expected to read about the information presented in class and listed on this syllabus Expect exam questions from the text as well as lab exercises Please Turn off cell phones and pagers during class Field Trips It is important to see geology in the field and examine the rocks sediments and structures first hand so field trips will be a part of this course Due to the late meeting time the trip s will be scheduled early in the semester because of the length of daylight Dress for outdoor activities and according to the weather All field trips involve walking Good writing and communication is valued in this course and critical to you presenting yourself as an educated person You must use correct spelling and grammar in your reports All USCA computers have a grammar and spell check option in Word Project Each student is required to complete a class project Nothing fancy is required The intent is simply to make a observation of geologic significance



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