Five College Consortium

Sem: Volcanology

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2017
Subject Name: 
Geosciences
Course Number: 
591V
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Systematic discussion of volcanic phenomena, types of eruptions, generation and emplacement of magma, products of volcanism, volcanic impact on humans, and the monitoring and forecasting of volcanic events. Case studies of individual volcanoes illustrate principles of volcanology; particular attention to Hawaiian, ocean-floor, and Cascade volcanism.
Linked Course: 
Multiple required components--lab and/or discussion section. To register, submit requests for all components simultaneously.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
15008

Course Sections

Sem: Volcanology
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01AA 0.0 F 1:25PM 3:20PM