Geosciences Courses

Schedule of Classes

Fall
Spring
Summer

All syllabi on this site are Samples Only! Official syllabi can be downloaded on the Schedule of Classes website.

On-line Courses - Sample Syllabi

  • Geosci 105: Earth, Air, Fire and Water - Syllabus (171kb)
  • Geosci 106: The Earth Environment - Syllabus (150kb)
  • Geosci 150: Introduction to Ocean Sciences - Syllabus (67kb)

Face-to-face Courses - Sample Syllabi

Bold denotes required courses for majors

  • Geosci 100: Introduction to the Earth - Syllabus - Szablewski (131kb) - Syllabus - Czeck (182kb) - Syllabus Lab Sections (307kb)
  • Geosci 102: Principles of Historical Geology - Syllabus (107kb)
  • Geosci 105: Earth, Air, Fire and Water - Syllabus (63kb)
  • Geosci 106: The Earth Environment - Syllabus (118kb)
  • Geosci 108: A History of Life - Syllabus (64kb)
  • Geosci 150: Introduction to Ocean Sciences - Syllabus
  • Geosci 151: Ocean Sciences Laboratory - Syllabus (58kb)
  • Geosci 185: Introductory Earth Science for Teachers - Syllabus (156kb)
  • Geosci 208: Geology of Wisconsin - Syllabus
  • Geosci 301: Principles of Mineralogy - Syllabus (45kb)
  • Geosci 302: Elementary Petrology - Syllabus (542kb)
  • Geosci 316: Introduction to Geophysics - Syllabus (30kb)
  • Geosci 400: Water Quality - Syllabus (75kb)
  • Geosci 405: Geology for In-Service Teachers - Syllabus
  • Geosci 409: Process Geomorphology - Syllabus (15kb)
  • Geosci 414: Structural Geology - Syllabus (90kb)
  • Geosci 435 - History of Geologic Thought - Syllabus (54kb)
  • Geosci 443: Glacial and Pleistocene Geology - Syllabus (17kb)
  • Geosci 461: Physical Oceanography - Syllabus
  • Geosci 463: Physical Hydrogeology - Syllabus (74kb)
  • Geosci 464: Chemical Hydrogeology - Syllabus (78kb)
  • Geosci 511: Stratigraphy and Sedimentation - Syllabus (527kb)
  • Geosci 520: Introduction to Paleontology - Syllabus (71kb)
  • Geosci 545: X-ray Analytical Methods - Syllabus (109kb)
  • Geosci 562: Environmental Surface Hydrology - Syllabus (18kb)
  • Geosci 563: Field Methods in Hydrogeology - Syllabus (76kb)
  • Geosci 614: Advanced Structural Geology - Syllabus (113kb)
  • Geosci 635: Volcanology - Syllabus (262kb)
  • Geosci 636: Geochronology - Syllabus (125kb)
  • Geosci 638: Advanced Igneous Petrology - Syllabus (731kb)
  • Geosci 655: Topics in Structure and Tectonics - Syllabus (82kb)
  • Geosci 730: Modelling Techniques for Hydrogeology - Syllabus (124kb)
  • Geosci 740: Carbonate Sedimnetology - Syllabus (53kb)
  • Geosci 750 Contaminant Hydrogeology - Syllabus (58kb)

Advanced Topics Courses in Geosciences (Geosci 696,697):

  • Early Animal Evolution - Syllabus (162kb)
  • Geoscience Application of GIS - Syllabus (71kb)
  • Isotope Geochemistry - Syllabus (104kb)
  • Permian and Triassic Geology of Antarctica - Syllabus
  • Permian-Triassic Ecosystem Changes - Syllabus (119kb)
  • Planetary Geology - Syllabus (101kb)

Past Conducted Field Trip Courses (Geosci 558):

  • Dinosaur Trip; Paleontology and Structure (CO, UT)
  • Bahamas; Paleontology
  • Iceland; Volcanology and Glaciology - Syllabus (121kb)