Calendar for Earth Systems Science Fall 2012


The calendar below is meant to give you information as to when particular topics will be covered. Exam dates are fixed, and the topics of the exams will be adjusted to include only the material we have covered in class.

August/September

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

August 19

20- Syllabus & Introduction to Earth System Science

21

22-Introduction to ESS

23-

24- Intro to ESS & The Exosphere

25

26

27 - The Exosphere & Intro to Atmosphere

28

29- Intro to Atmosphere

Study aid 1 posted

30

31- Intro to Atmosphere; Electromagnetic energy

1

2

3- Labor Day No Classes



4

5- Electromagnetic energy

6

7- Moisture & clouds

8

9

10- Exam 1

11- No Classes

assessment day

12- Moisture & clouds

13

14-Moisture & clouds;

15

16

17- Weather & Climate

18

19 - Weather &

Climate

Study aid 2

posted

20 21- Weather & Climate 22

23

24- Oceans

25

26- Oceans

27

28- Oceans

29

30

October

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

.

1- Exam 2

2

3- Rivers

4

5- Rivers

6

7

8- Fall Break

9- Fall Break

10- Rivers

11

12 - Plate Tectonics

13

14

15- Plate tectonics

16

17- Plate tectonics

Study aid 3 posted

18

19-Earthquakes

 

20

21

22- Earthquakes

23

24- Earthquakes

25

26 - Exam 3

27

28- 29 -
Volcanoes
30

31-Halloween -
Volcanoes

     

November

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

.

.

.

.

1

2-Volcanoes

3

4

5- Geologic Time & Fossils

Study aid 4 posted

6- Student Assessment Day-

No Classes

7- Geologic Time & Fossils

8

9- Geologic Time & Fossils

10

11

12- Igneous rocks

13

14- Igneous rocks

15

16- Igneous rocks

17

18

19- Exam 4

 

20

21- Thanksgiving Recess- no classes

22 - Thanksgiving Recess-

no classes

23- Thanksgiving Recess- no classes

24

25

26- Sedimentary Rocks

Final study aid posted

27

28- Sedimentary Rocks

29

30-Sedimentary Rocks

.

December / January

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

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.

.

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.

1

2

3- Metamorphic rocks

4

5- No classes

6- Finals week

7-Finals week

8

9

10- Finals week

11- Finals week


12- Finals week
GEOG112-Comprehensive
Final Exam 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM


13


14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

 

24

 

25- Christmas

26

27

28

29- New Year's Eve

 

 

30 31

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