Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021, Fall 2021
A continuation of physical geology leading to consideration of the geologic history of the Earth (with special emphasis on North America), the evolution of life, the continents through geologic time and the principles and procedures used in the interpretation of earth history. Labs taught both in person and online.
Spring 2022, Fall 2022
An introduction to reference and thematic map use and design. The course introduces basic cartographic mapping techniques for quantitative and qualitative data, teaches about geospatial analysis and interpretation, and enables students to design basic maps. Labs utilize Adobe Illustrator and ArcGIS Pro.
This advanced course in cartography focuses on thematic map design. The objective is to produce a series of well-designed, professional grade maps (or an atlas) that both undergraduate and master's students can use to build a cartographic portfolio within the lab portion of the course. Labs utilize Adobe Illustrator and InDesign.