Oct 14, 2019  
2019-2020 Vincennes University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Vincennes University Catalog

GEOS 131 - Geoscience Explorations


1 hr (Sem I)
This course is intended for students considering a major in Geosciences. It is meant to engage students in their academic program and the college. Students will participate in research projects involving natural resources, geology, geography, meteorology or astronomy. The goals of the course are to give students a sense of community, explore problems in a team-based setting, develop important scientific and critical thinking skills, introduce students to academic resources available at the college, and explore potential career fields. Students with credit in BIOL 131 - Biology Explorations  or CHEM 131 - Chemistry Explorations  may NOT receive credit for GEOS 131 . 3 laboratory hours.

Prerequisite(s): Students must qualify for ENGL 010  or ENGL 079 ; and must qualify for MATH 016  or MATH 022 , or higher.