2012-13 Catalog

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Offering Description

Individual Study: Geology, Earth Science

Spring 2013 quarter

Abir Biswas geology, earth science, biogeochemistry
Fields of Study
environmental studies, field studies, geology and hydrology
Preparatory for studies or careers in
geology, earth science, geochemistry and environmental studies.

In the fields of geology, geochemistry, earth science, hydrology, GIS and biogeochemistry, Abir Biswas offers opportunities for intermediate and advanced students to create their own course of study, creative practice and research, including internships, community service and study abroad options. Prior to the beginning of the quarter, interested individual students or small groups of students must describe the work to be completed in an Individual Learning or Internship Contract. The faculty sponsor will support students wishing to do work that has 1) skills that the student wishes to learn, 2) a question to be answered, 3) a time-line with expected deadlines, and 4) proposed deliverables. Areas of study other than those listed will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Online Learning
Enhanced Online Learning
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