DEGREE: BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
These university-level, college-level and breadth requirements apply to all College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment Bachelor of Science Degrees.
A second writing course involving significant writing experience including two papers with a combined minimum of 3,000 words to be submitted for extended faculty critique of both composition and content. This course must be taken after completion of 60 credit hours. Appropriate writing courses are designated on the registrar's course search page.
Completion of the intermediate-level course (107 or 112 or 214) in an ancient or modern language. The number of credits needed and initial placement will depend on the number of years of high school study of foreign language. Students with four or more years of high school work in a single foreign language, or who have gained proficiency in a foreign language by other means, may attempt to fulfill the requirement in that language by taking an exemption examination through the Foreign Languages and Literatures Department.
|Foreign Language: Minimum grade of D-)
COLLEGE BREADTH REQUIREMENTS:
These requirements apply to all College of Earth, Ocean & Environment Bachelor of Arts degrees. College breadth courses when combined with University breadth courses must represent at least two departments or appropriate instructional units in each category.
If the grade earned is sufficient, a course may be applied toward more than one requirement (e.g., breadth and major requirements), but the credits are counted only once toward the total credits for graduation. If all but one course in a group has been taken in one department or program, a course cross-listed with that program will not satisfy the distribution requirement.
Understanding and appreciation of the visual and performing arts, of aesthetic forms, designs, or craftsmanship, or of literary, philosophical, and intellectual traditions. Courses may focus on a single aesthetic form or intellectual tradition, or cross-cultural comparisons.
Understanding of the sources and forces of historical changes in ideas, beliefs, institutions, and cultures. Courses may address social, cultural, intellectual, economic, technological, artistic, scientific, and political development, changes in a discipline, or globalization and its effects.
Understanding of the behavior of individuals and social groups in the context of their human and natural environments. Courses emphasize the empirical findings, applications, and methods of the social and behavioral sciences.
One of the following:
(GEOL 385 or any 400-level or other GEOL courses approved in writing by department, including field courses taken as transfer work)
A minimum grade of C- is required for any GEOL courses that count for the major.
or other courses as approved in writing.
|Two of the following:
||Computer Methods in Geography
||Geographic Information Systems
||Advanced Geographic Information Systems
||Geographic Information Systems in Natural Resource Management
||Analytic Geometry and Calculus C
||Ordinary Differential Equations
After required courses are completed, sufficient elective credits must be taken to meet the minimum credit requirement for the degree.
|CREDITS TO TOTAL A MINIMUM OF
B.S. in Geology with Paleobiology ConcentrationB.S. in Geology with Coastal and Marine Geoscience Concentration
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