Description
REPORT WRITING AND COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN GEOL
Report Writing and Computer Applications in Geology. Conventions of scientific writing are introduced and applied to the preparation of geologic reports. Covers use of various types of software and web-based resources used in geologic research and report writing. Poster and oral presentation are required term projects. The lab component is an opportunity to highlight advanced uses of commonly used compute programs. Students benefit from lessons showing advanced uses of these programs to process geologic data.
Details
Grading Basis
Letter Grade
Units
4
Component
Laboratory - Required
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
GEOL 1109
Academic Group
UPITT - Johnstown
Academic Organization
UPJ - Natural Science
Campus
Johnstown Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: GEOL 0061 or GEOL 0200
Typically Offered
Spring