Liberal Arts Field in Geosciences

Advisor: Dr. Robin Zhang

Archaeology Option

 
Course Requirements Hours
Required Courses 10
ARC 150: Introduction to Archaeology 3
ARC 300: Archaeological Method and Theory 3
ARC 302: Archaeological Field Work Minimum of 3
ARC 304: Archaeological Laboratory Methods 1
Electives 9-10
Any ARC Courses 300-level or above  
Total Requirements 19-20
   

Earth Science Option

 
Required Courses 12
EES 101: The Earth and the Environment 4
EES 125: Weather and Climate 4
EES 202: Introduction to Geographic Information Science 4
Electives 12
EES 102: Earth Through Time  4
EES 210: Hydrology 3
EES 303: Introduction to Cartography 3
EES 312: Introduction to Remote Sensing 4
EES 336: Principles of Geomorphology 4
EES 390: Geoarchaeology 3
EES 424: Conservation and Environmental Geoscience  3
EES 562: Hydrogeology 3
EES 578: Terrestrial Ecosystem Modeling 3
Total Requirements 18-20 Hours
   

Geography Option

 
Required Courses 11
EES 101: The Earth and the Environment 4
EES 110: World Geography 3
EES 202: Introduction to Geographic Information Science 4
Electives 8-9
EES 125: Weather and Climate 4
EES 305: Introduction to Cartography  3
EES 312: Introduction to Remote Sensing 4
EES 330: Economic Geography 3
EES 336: Principles of Geomorphology 4
EES 507: Land Use Planning 3
EES 512: Geographic Information Systems 4
EES 524: Conservation and Environmental Geoscience 3
Total Requirements 18-20 Hours
   

Environmental Geology Option

 
Required Courses 8
EES 101: The Earth and the Environment 4
EES 102: Earth Through Time  4
Electives 10-12
EES 202: Introduction to Geographic Information Science 4
EES 210: Hydrology 3
EES 305: Introduction to Cartography 3
EES 310: Rock and Mineral Resources 3
EES 312: Introduction to Remote Sensing 4
EES 314: Sediments and Soils 4
EES 336: Principles of Geomorphology 4
EES 524: Conservation and Environmental Geoscience 3
EES 536: Soils and Geomorphology 3
Total Requirements 18-20 Hours