So this is what I registered for this morning (at 6:30 am…ugh).
ENGL 311: 3 s.h.
Advanced Composition (AW)
Practice in expository, descriptive and argumentative writing through reviews, critical reports, essays and analyses. Prereq: ENGL 110 or equivalent, 60 s.h.
BIOL 365: 3 s.h.
The gene is defined at biochemical, molecular, organismal and population levels. Labs studies with Drosophila, microorganisms, cell culture, modern molecular genetic techniques. 2 hours lecture, 3 hours lab. Prereq: BIOL 263; CHEM 231 or 235 recommended.
ESCI 328: 4 s.h.
Petrography/Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology (W)
Optical characteristics and identification of sedimentary, igneous and metamorphic rocks; petrogenesis of igneous and metamorphic rocks; introductory thermodynamics and phase equilibria as applied to igneous and metamorphic systems. 3 hrs. lecture, 2 hrs. lab. Offered in spring of even years. Prereq: ESCI 227.
ESCI 425: 3 s.h.
Composition and state of the Earthï¿½s interior; recent contributions from geophysics and geochemistry; plate tectonics in relation to internal physical processes; evolution of the Earth before and during the Phanerozoic. 3 hrs. lecture. Offered in spring of even years. Prereq: ESCI 321 and 328, PHYS 231.