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GG 210: O‘ahu Field Geology (1 credit)

Course Description

Field trip and laboratory sessions relating to the Geology of O‘ahu. (3 hours laboratory)

Pre-Requisite(s): Credit for or registration in GG 101, GG 103, or consent of instructor.


Student Learning Outcomes

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

  • Understand through field observation, with field and laboratory exercises, geological processes that construct, modify, and destroy the Hawaiian landscape.
  • Realize the hazards, mitigation of these hazards and benefits of Hawaiian volcanism, and its relationship to island culture(s).
  • Appreciate current research and studies of Hawaiian volcanism through visits to appropriate museums and research laboratories.
  • Understand the vastness of geological time applied to Hawai‘i, and how time is measured thus the time-scale known.

Degrees and Certificates

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


Resources


Classes Offered

  • Fall 2014 - W, 2:30pm to 5:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 62094
  • Fall 2013 - W, 2:30pm to 5:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 64149 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2012 - W, 2:30pm to 5:30pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 61175
  • Fall 2011 - W, 2:00pm to 4:45pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 63192 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2010 - W, 1:30pm to 4:15pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 60233 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2009 - T, 1:30pm to 4:15pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 62303 - view syllabus
  • Fall 2006 - S, 9:00am to 12:00pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 63194
  • Fall 2005 - S, 9:00am to 12:00pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, Floyd McCoy - CRN: 61295
  • Fall 2002 - S, 8:35am to 12:00pm, Hale ‘Imiloa 113, M Lane - CRN: 90190

 

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