University of Vermont

Environmental Sciences

Environmental Geology (14-16 credits)

Environmental Geology - Environmental sciences majors who select the environmental geology focus track will study Earth science, geomorphology, and the analysis of ground water. For this focus track, students select at least 14-16 credit-hours of coursework from the courses listed below:

Key:
+ indicates a course with prerequisites that are not included among previously-identified courses.

Courses
(Note: Course codes/numbers link you to the official UVM catalogue for that course's description)
Course Credits Title
GEOL 101 4 Field Geology
GEOL 116 4 Glacial Geology
GEOL 1354Geochemistry
GEOL 151/GEOG 144
4
Geomorphology
GEOL 1614
Field Methods in Geophysics+
GEOL 233 3 Environmental Isotope Geochemistry
GEOL 234 3 Global Biogeochemical Cycles
NR 143/GEOG 184 3 Intro to Geographic Information Systems/GIS: Concepts and Applications
GEOG 145/NR 102 3
Geography of Water/Water as a Natural Resource
GEOL 197/198 1-4 Research

Note: GEOL 055 and GEOL 110 are required for the Environmental Geology focus track

Last modified October 29, 2012

Last modified October 29 2012 05:49 PM

Contact UVM © 2014 The University of Vermont - Burlington, VT 05405 - (802) 656-3131