Geosciences 703 - GEOSCI Grad Program Sem I

Michele Cooke

F 3:30PM 5:00PM

UMass Amherst
Morrill Sci. Ctr. (II) rm 225
This course orients new graduate students to help them get started in their research program, find the resources and develop skills that will lead to success in the Geosciences graduate program. The seminar discusses issues relevant for navigating the Geosciences graduate program, the department, UMass, and the geosciences discipline. Topics may vary by student interest and can include: academic metrics of success in geosciences, expectations of the program and communicating science through figures, text and oral presentations.

Graduate Geoscience majors only.

Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.