University of California, Riverside

Earth Sciences

Department of Earth Sciences

Spring Quarter Courses

Undergraduate courses

GEO 002 Earth's Climate Through Time
Prof Tim Lyons
Lecture: Tues/Thurs 9.40-11.00 am, Geology 1444

GEO 003 Headlines in the History of Life
Prof Mary Droser
Lecture: Tues/Thurs 9.10-10.30 am, University Village THE10

GEO 004V Natural Hazards and Disasters
Dr Corrie Neighbors
Lecture: Tues/Thurs 3.40-5.00 pm, UNLH 1000

GEO 008 Earthquake Country 
Prof Abhi Ghosh
Lecture: Tues/Thurs 3.40-5.00 pm, UNLH 1000

GEO 011 Climate Change and Sustainability 
Dr Robyn Dahl
Lecture: Mon/Wed/Fri 12.40-1.30 pm, University Village THE09

GEO 101 Field Geology
Prof. Pete Sadler
Lecture: Wed 9.10-12, PRCE 2330
Weekend field trips

GEO 111 Numerical Skills in Geoscience 
Prof. Andy Ridgwell
Lecture: Mon 8.10-9.00 am, Fri 2.10-4.00 pm, Geology 1444
Lab: Mon 9.10-12.00

GEO 118 Sedimentology and Stratigraphy
Prof Andrey Bekker
Lecture: Tues/Thurs 1.10-2.00 pm, PRCE 2330
Lab: Tues/Thurs 2.10-5.00 pm, PRCE 2330

GEO 136 Introduction to Molecular and Petroleum Geochemistry 
Prof Gordon Love
Lecture Tues/Thurs  10:10-11:30 am  PRCE 2330
Laboratory Wed/Fri  10:40 am-1:00 pm  PRCE 2330

GEO 145 Applied and Exploration Geophysics
Prof Heather Ford
Lecture: Tues/Thurs 8.10-9.30 am, Geology 1444
Lab: Fri 1.00-4.00 pm, PRCE 2343

GEO 147 Active Tectonics and Remote Sensing
Prof Gareth Funning
Lecture: Tues/Thurs 11.10-12.00, Geology 1444
Discussion/lab: Mon, 1.10-5.00 pm, Geology 1444 

GEO 162 Geomorphology
Prof Nic Barth
Lecture: Wed 1.10-2.00 pm, Fri 8.10-9.00 am, Geology 1444
Lab: Wed 2.10-5.00 pm, Fri 9.10-12, PRCE 2330

Graduate courses

GEO 240 Seminar in Earthquake Processes and Geophysics
Seminar: 1 hour/week

GEO 250 Graduate Seminar in Geological Sciencesgy 1444
Seminar: 12.10-1.00 pm, PHYS 2104

GEO 251I Advanced Topics in Paleontology
Prof Nigel Hughes
Lecture: 3 hours/week
Lab: 0-6 hours/week

GEO 254 Topics in Paleobiology
Seminar: 1 hour/week

GEO 264 Biochemical Cycles Through Time
Prof Tim Lyons
Lecture: 3 hours/week
Three field trips

Please visit the Course Catalog for more information including course descriptions, times, and registration status of these classes.

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