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UB Undergraduate Academic Schedule: Spring 2022

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GLY 103LEC - Geology For Engineers
Geology For Engineers SON Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   18449   Enrollment Capacity:   220
Section:   SON   Enrollment Total:   103
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   117
Dates:   01/31/2022 - 05/13/2022   Status:   OPEN WITH RESERVES
Days, Time:   M W F , 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Room:   Knox 110 view map
Location:   North Campus      
Reserve Capacities
Description Enrollment Capacity Enrollment Total  
CIE/ENV INT/APP Majors 80 62  
This course is reserved for Civil Engineering (CIE), Environmental (ENV) majors and intended majors only. If you do not meet this reserved seating requirement, please contact your advisor. Contact information can be found on your HUB Student Center.
  Course Description
This course introduces engineers and others to the Earth system, by examining the latest science at the micro (e.g., minerals), human (e.g., why earthquakes are such efficient and massive killers) and global (e.g., water cycle) scales. We examine the use of scientific hypothesis testing and implications for understanding Earth materials and natural hazards. We use case studies to clarify science vs. pseudo-science, current controversies, and how natural (as well as some human-induced) hazards affect us.
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  On-line Resources
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