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Geoscience Courses

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GIS 5049 GIS for Non-Majors

  • Course Description: An introduction to the concepts underlying digital thematic mapping and geographical information systems (GIS) for non-geography majors and non-geography graduate students.
  • Credit hours: 3
  • Department: Geosciences
  • Additional Info: This course is approved for Marine Biology Majors only. It will not count towards any other Biology Major.

GLY 4734 Beaches and Coastal Environments

  • Course Description: A comprehensive introduction to the nature of all coastal environments including beaches, dunes, tidal inlets, estuaries, reefs, and river deltas. Emphasis will be on the natural state of these environments and how human activities have and will impact them. Consideration of coastal management policies involving economics, ethics, policy, and environmental law.
  • Credit hours: 3
  • Department: Geosciences
  • Additional Info: This course is approved for Marine Biology Majors only. It will not count towards any other Biology Major.