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GG 103: Geology of the Hawaiian Islands (3 credits)

Course Description

Hawaiian geology and geologic processes: origin of Hawaiian Islands, volcanism, rocks and minerals, land forms, stream and coastal processes, landslides, earthquakes and tsunamis, ground water, geologic and environmental hazards. Field trips arranged. (3 hours lecture)


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • explain the relevance of geology and geophysics to human needs, including those appropriate to Hawaii, and be able to discuss issues related to geology and its impact on society and planet Earth.
  • Apply technical knowledge of relevant computer applications, laboratory methods, and field methods to solve real-world problems in geology and geophysics.
  • Use the scientific method to define, critically analyze, and solve a problem in earth science.
  • Reconstruct, clearly and ethically, geological knowledge in both oral presentations and written reports.
  • Evaluate, interpret, and summarize the basic principles of geology and geophysics, including the fundamental tenets of the sub-disciplines, and their context in relationship to other core sciences, to explain complex phenomena in geology and geophysics.

Degrees and Certificates

For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page


Resources


Classes Offered

  • Spring 2015 - M, 5:30pm to 8:00pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 63298
  • Spring 2014 - M, 5:30pm to 8:00pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 60648 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2014 - TR, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 62076 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2013 - M, 5:30pm to 8:00pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 62032 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2013 - TR, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 64121 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2012 - TR, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 61137
  • Spring 2012 - TR, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 64038 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2012 - M, 5:30pm to 8:15pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 64452 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2011 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 61043 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2011 - W, 5:30pm to 8:15pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 61193 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2011 - TR, 3:30pm to 4:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 63148 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2010 - TR, 3:00pm to 4:15pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 60162 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2010 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 63065 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2010 - W, 5:30pm to 8:15pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 63272 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2009 - T, 5:30pm to 8:15pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 60091
  • Spring 2009 - MWF, 10:30am to 11:20am, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 60312
  • Fall 2009 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 62196 - view syllabus
  • Spring 2008 - MW, 7:15pm to 8:40pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, E Herrero-Bervera - CRN: 62101
  • Fall 2008 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, E Herrero-Bervera - CRN: 64272
  • Fall 2007 - MW, 7:15pm to 8:40pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, E Herrero-Bervera - CRN: 61105
  • Spring 2007 - MW, 5:30pm to 6:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 64063
  • Spring 2007 - asynchronous , Floyd McCoy - CRN: 64309
  • Spring 2006 - TR, 10:30am to 11:45am, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 61072
  • Spring 2006 - MW, 7:15pm to 8:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 61203
  • Fall 2006 - TR, 2:00pm to 3:15pm, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 63122
  • Fall 2005 - TR, 6:30am to 7:45am, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 61166
  • Fall 2005 - MW, 1:30pm to 2:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 61167
  • Spring 2005 - MW, 7:15pm to 8:40pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 62092
  • Spring 2005 - TR, 9:00pm to 10:15pm, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 62093
  • Fall 2004 - TR, 6:30am to 7:45am, Cable , Floyd McCoy - CRN: 61166
  • Fall 2004 - MW, 3:00pm to 4:15pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 61167
  • Spring 2004 - MW, 2:00pm to 3:15pm, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 63107
  • Spring 2004 - MW, 5:30pm to 6:55pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 63108
  • Fall 2003 - MW, 3:00pm to 4:15pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 14156
  • Fall 2003 - TR, 10:15am to 11:30am, , Floyd McCoy - CRN: 14234
  • Spring 2003 - MW, 6:00pm to 7:25pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 117, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 35501
  • Spring 2003 - MW, 2:15am to 3:30am, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 35504
  • Fall 2002 - MW, 11:30am to 12:55pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 6016
  • Fall 2002 - TR, 3:00pm to 4:15pm, , Floyd McCoy - CRN: 20114
  • Fall 2002 - TR, 3:00pm to 4:15pm, ETC Facilities at HCC Campus , Floyd McCoy - CRN: 20117
  • Fall 2002 - TR, 3:00pm to 4:15pm, , Floyd McCoy - CRN: 20120
  • Fall 2002 - TR, 3:00pm to 4:15pm, , Floyd McCoy - CRN: 20124
  • Fall 2002 - TR, 3:00pm to 4:15pm, , Floyd McCoy - CRN: 20132
  • Fall 2002 - TR, 3:00pm to 4:15pm, , Floyd McCoy - CRN: 20137
  • Fall 2002 - TR, 3:00pm to 4:15pm, , Floyd McCoy - CRN: 20143

 

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