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Earth Sciences Laboratory/Honors

EAR 104 - Earth Science Laboratory/Honors

MySlice Info:

Term: Fall 2019
Class #: 21501
Section: M016
Credits: 1

Instructor:
Curewitz, Dan

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Course Time(s):
Th 2:00 - 4:00 pm

Location:
Class times and locations often change. Please verify your class schedule in MySlice.

Course Description:

Honors Earth Science Laboratory (EAR 104) is a co-requisite for Honors EAR 105, and consists of weekly 2-hour laboratory, field, and computer exercises designed to augment and amplify the subject material covered in the lectures. Hands-on work with minerals and rocks, using petrographic microscopes, learning the basics of mapping and map interpretation, understanding fossils, looking at rocks, minerals, fossils and other features in context in outcrops around the Syracuse area will be the focus of several field trips.

Notes about this course:

Required lab for Honors EAR 105.

Notes about this section:

Some seats reserved for first-year students.