Five College Consortium

The Earth

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Geology
Course Number: 
101
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Nature and origin of the earth; volcanism; minerals and rocks; earthquakes; plate tectonics; mountain belts; geologic time scales; wave, river, glacial, and wind action in modification of landscape and atmosphere; the asteroid impact hypotheses; genesis of non-renewable resources, geologic basis for environmental decision making. Field excursions. (Gen.Ed. PS)
Comments: 
This course is open to Geology, Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences majors only.
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.
Crosslisted Section ID: 
74935
Schedule #: 
74958

Course Sections

The Earth
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
02 4.0 William Clement wclement@geo.umass.edu M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM Morrill Sci Ctr (1) Room N375