Geology 140 - Environmental Geology
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Geology 140 Schedule

Links to Course resources

Paper and Presentation

Handout from Library Orientation (download)

How to Revise Your Paper

Revising Your Paper Powerpoint

Checklist for paper

Assignment

Model Paper (download)

Citation

Grading rubric- paper

 

Grading rubric - presentation

Avoiding plagiarism

Other Stuff

Extra Credit & Makeup Assignments: Due 11/29

Project Topics - Chose your top 4, turn it in on 9/6

Presentation Schedule - click on presentation topic for notes

10:30 section schedule

3:00 section schedule

 

Week of
Topic - click link for Power point notes

Topic Guide- due Tuesdays

Response Paper or assignment - due Tuesdays

Aug 30

Risk and Benefit

Risk activity

none
Sept 6

CLASS on 9/8 in Library 2024

none

none

Sept 13
Sept 20

Plate Tectonics

Volcanoes

Sept 27

Earthquakes

Oct 4

Earthquakes

none
TBA - in class
Oct 11
none
none
Oct 18

Floods

First Draft Due 10/20
Oct 25

Landslides

Hurricanes

Nov 1

none

Nov 8

none

Final Draft due 11/10

in-class National Disaster Insurance problem

Nov 15

Energy

none
Nov 22

Energy

none
Nov 29

Energy

none
Optional Extra Credit / Makeup Assignments due on 11/29
Dec 6

Minerals & Garbage

none
Energy Analysis- in class
Dec 13

10:30: 10:15 am, 12/15

3:00: 3pm, 12/13