Sep 24, 2022  
2019-2020 General Catalog 
    
2019-2020 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GEP 350 - Geomorphology


Unit(s): 4 Lecture: 3 hours Laboratory: 3 hours
Explores the relationships between surface processes such as weathering, mass movements, running water, wind, waves, and glacial ice, and the landforms these processes create. The course looks at geomorphic systems and the role of tectonics and climate in changing the balance of these systems. Actual research projects are presented to demonstrate geomorphic approaches to environmental questions. Students are exposed to research methods in the field and lab. Field trips and field reports, use of maps, and hands-on labs are included. A fee will be charged for this course.

Grading: OPT
Prerequisite(s): GEP 201, GEOL 102, or consent of instructor.



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