2016 Calendar of topics for GEOL407- Geomorphology

Green = exam date; Yellow = field trip; Red = no classes; Blue = final exams week

August

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

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23- Syllabus, Schedules, Semester long projects & Intro
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25- Intro to geomorphology concepts
26- Lab 1- Intro to Topo maps and Aerial photos
Due date: 9/2/16 end of period

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30- Intro to geomorphology concepts 31

 

 

 

September

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday





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1- Soils, paleosols & Geomorphology
2-Complete Lab1- Topo maps and Aerial Photos

3
4
5- Labor Day
No Classes

6- Soils & Geomorphology
7
8- Soils, paleosols & Geomorphology
9- Lab2-Soils
Due date: 9/16/16 at end of period

10
11
12


13- Assessment Day-

No Classes
14

15- Glacial Geomorphology
16-Lab2 Soils due at end of period
Demonstration of Giddings soil probe
 
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18
19
20- Glacial Geomorphology
21
22 - Mass Wasting
23-Lab3 Glacial landforms:
due date: 9/30/16 end of period

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25
26
27- Mass wasting 28
29- EXAM 1
30-Lab3 Glacial Landforms due at the end of the period

 

October

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday


 

 

 

 









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4- Mass wasting
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6- Fluvial Geomorphology
7- Lab4 Mass Wasting
Due date: 10/14/16 at end of period

8
9
10- Fall Break

No classes

11- Fall Break

No classes
12



13- Fluvial Geomorphology


14- Work on Semester long research project in the field & Lab4 Mass Wasting due
15
16 17
18- Fluvial Geomorphology 19
20- Fluvial Geomorphology 21- Lab5 River Landforms &
prep for field trip
Due on 10/28/16
22- Wabash River Field Trip
23
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25- Karst Geomorphology
26
27- Karst Geomorphology
28-Work on Semester long research project in the field & Turn in Lab5 29
30 31-

 

Halloween!







November

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
. . 1- Karst Geomorphology 2 3- EXAM 2 4- Lab6 Karst Landforms
Due on 11/11/16 at end of period
5
6 7 8- Desert landforms 9 10- Desert landforms 11-Work on Semester long research project in the field & Turn in Lab6 12-Karst Landforms field trip
13 14 15- Desert landforms 16 17- Coastal geomorphology 18 -Lab7 Coastal & Arid Landforms
Due date:12/2/16
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20 21 22- Coastal geomorphology 23-Thanksgiving Recess 24-


Thanksgiving Recess

25-Thanksgiving Recess 26
27 28 29- Coastal geomorphology 30




December

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

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1- Prep for presentations
 work on Lab7

2- Presentation of Semester Long research projects
Lab7 due at start of period

3
4
5


6- Review for final exam
7- Study Day

No classes
8- Final Exams week

Final Exam 9:00 to 11:00 AM

Final Report on Projects Due
9- Final Exams week


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11
12- Final Exams week

13- Final Exams week




14- Final Exams week



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