Apr 18, 2024  
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ESC 295 - Field Studies - Earth Science (1-5 credit hours)

Offered in Variable Terms (variable)
Exploration of the geologic setting of an area of Michigan and/or elsewhere in North America. Students will learn basic field techniques including: navigation, sampling, data cataloging and field safety. Students will be expected to complete a final presentation of their observations, research techniques and conclusions. Coursework will include classroom work as well as weekend field trips during the semester or weeklong trips outside of the fall/winter semesters. Students may have opportunities to participate in a multi-year, regional research project and to present their results at a regional conference.
PREREQUISITE(S): ESC 101 , ESC 110 , or ESC 121  
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