Geography 304 - Introduction to Geomorphology

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Lecture/Lab Content

Assignment/Reading





Tentative Schedule - Subject to Change
(Last Updated March 15, 2010)

Field Notebook - Suggestions
Field Trip Reports Guidelines
Self Editing - Suggestions
Notes on Writing Papers and Theses
References
Plagarism
Poster Advice 1
Poster Advice 2
Poster Advice 3
Images & Illustrator
Images & Powerpoint

January 25

1

Lab: Introduction/Overview
Assignment #1 - Pre Assessment

Assignment 2

January 26

Lecture: Introduction/Overview/Nature of Geomorphology
Assignment #2 Due

Ritter et al. - Chapter 1 & 2
Easterbrook Chapter 1

January 28



Lecture: Process Geomorphology - An Introduction

Ritter et al. - Chapter 1 & 2
Easterbrook Chapter 1

February 1

2

Lab 1: Topo Review 1



February 2



Lecture:



February 4



Lecture: Weathering

Ritter et al. - Chapter 3 & 4
Easterbrook Chapter 3

February 8

3

Lab 2: Topo Review 2



February 9



Lecture: Weathering

Ritter et al. - Chapter 3 & 4
Easterbrook Chapter 3

February 11



Lecture: Weathering

Ritter et al. - Chapter 3 & 4
Easterbrook Chapter 3

February15

4

Lab 3: Aerial Photo 1



February 16



Lecture: Weathering

Ritter et al. - Chapter 3 & 4
Easterbrook Chapter 3

February 18



Lecture: Fluvial

Ritter et al. - Chapter 5, 6, & 7
Easterbrook Chapters 5 & 6

February 22

5

Lab 4: Aerial Photo 2



February 23



Lecture: Fluvial

Ritter et al. - Chapters 5, 6, & 7
Easterbrook Chapters 5 & 6

February 25



Lecture: Fluvial

Ritter et al. - Chapters 5, 6, & 7
Easterbrook Chapters 5 & 6

March 1

6

Lab 5: Aerial Photo 3



March 2



Lecture: Fluvial

Ritter et al. - Chapters 5, 6, & 7
Easterbrook Chapters 5 & 6

March 4



Lecture: Fluvial

Ritter et al. - Chapters 5, 6, & 7
Easterbrook Chapters 5 & 6

March 8

7

Lab 6: Aerial Photo 4



March 9



Lecture: Glacial

Ritter et al. Chapters 9 & 10
Easterbrook Chapters 12 & 13

March 11



Lecture: Glacial

Ritter et al. - Chapters 9 & 10
Easterbrook Chapters 12 & 13

March 15

8

Lab 7: Field - Local



March 16



Lecture: Exam #1

March 18



Lecture: Glacial

Ritter et al. - Chapters 9 & 10
Easterbrook Chapters 12 & 13

March 22

9

Lab 8: Field - Local



March 23



Lecture: Glacial

Ritter et al. - Chapters 9 & 10
Easterbrook Chapters 12 & 13


March 25



Lecture/Lab: Work on ESRI assignments, Field Trip Reports, Topical Research Presentations



March 29



Spring Break (no classes)



March 30



Spring Break (no classes)



April 1



Spring Break (no classes)



April 5

10

Lab 9: Field Flights Red Cedar



April 6



Lecture: Eolian

Ritter et al. - Chapter 8
Easterbrook Chapters 17

April 8



Lecture: Eolian

Ritter et al. - Chapter 8
Easterbrook Chapters 17

April 12

11

Lab 10: Field



April 13



Lecture: Topical Presentations



April 15



Lecture: Topical Presentations



April 19

12

Lab 11: Field



April 20



Lecture: Topical Presentations



April 22



Lecture: Eolian

Ritter et al. - Chapter 8
Easterbrook Chapters 17

April 23



Field Trip Day



April 26

13

Lab 12: Field



April 27



Lecture: Eolian

Ritter et al. - Chapter 8
Easterbrook Chapters 17

April 29



Lecture: Coastal

Ritter et al. Chapter 13
Easterbrook Chapters 16

May 3

14

Lab 13: Field



May 4



Lecture: Coastal

Ritter et al. Chapter 13
Easterbrook Chapters 16

May 6



Lecture: Coastal

Ritter et al. Chapter 13
Easterbrook Chapters 16

May 10

15

Lab 14: Research Presentations



May 11



Lecture: Coastal

Ritter et al. Chapter 13
Easterbrook Chapters 16

May 13



Lecture:
Review/Evaluation



May 19



Exam #2 & Lab Exam- 10:00 am - 12:00 in P281