2016-2017 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog

GSCI 460 Senior Project

Investigation of a topic of current research interest as determined by the student in consultation with the faculty. Research technique, critical data evaluation, specialized knowledge, independence and originality are cultivated as the project develops. Written report and presentation are required. The Senior Project may span only one semester earning one to three credits, or two separate semesters for a maximum of six credits. This course is equivalent to ESCI 460 and credit will not be earned if this course has been previously taken.






GSCI 360, senior standing as a Geological Sciences major, and written permission of both project advisor and department chair.

General Education


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