University of Guelph 1999-2000 Undergraduate Calendar

X--Degree Programs

Earth and Atmospheric Science

Department of Land Resource Science, Ontario Agricultural College.


Semester 3

GEOL*1000 [0.50] Principles of Geology
MET*2030 [0.50] Meteorology and Climatology
STAT*2040 [0.50] Statistics I
1.00 elective

Semester 4

AGEC*2700 [0.50] Survey of Natural Resource Economics *
BIOL*2060 [0.50] Ecology
SOIL*2010 [0.50] Soil Science
ENVS*2010 [0.50] Decision-making and Communication Skills
0.50 elective

Semester 5

GEOL*2110 [0.50] Earth Material Science
1 of:
GEOG*3210 [0.50] Management of the Biophysical Environment
POLS*3370 [0.50] Environmental Policy Formation and Administration
ZOO*4050 [0.50] Natural Resources Policy
1 of:
MATH*1210 [0.50] Calculus II
MATH*2080 [0.50] Elements of Calculus II
STAT*2050 [0.50] Statistics II
1.00 elective or restricted elective

Semester 6

GEOL*3060 [0.50] Groundwater
PHIL*2070 [0.50] Philosophy of the Environment
SOIL*3600 [0.50] Remote Sensing
1.00 elective or restricted elective

Semester 7

SOIL*4210 [0.50] Earth and Atmospheric Science Field Camp
ENVS*4011 [0.00] Colloquium/Project in Environmental Sciences
2.00 electives or restricted electives

Semester 8

ENVS*4012 [0.50] Colloquium/Project in Environmental Sciences
2.00 electives or restricted electives

*ECON*2100 Economic Growth & Environmental Quality may be substituted

Restricted Electives

Students in the Earth and Atmospheric Science major are required to choose 2.50 credits from the following lists. Students are encouraged to consult with the departmental advisor for assistance.

List A - Environmental Geology
GEOL*2020 [0.50] Stratigraphy
GEOL*3100 [0.50] Non-Renewable Earth Resources
GEOL*2150 [0.75] Glacial Geology
GEOL*4090 [0.50] Sedimentology
GEOL*3130 [0.50] Agrogeology
GEOL*4130 [0.50] Clay and Humic Chemistry
List B - Soil Science
SOIL*4170 [0.50] Soil Processes in the Landscape
SOIL*3060 [0.50] Chemical Environment of Soils
SOIL*3070 [0.50] Physical Environment of Soils
PBIO*4100 [0.50] Soil Plant Relationships
SOIL*3080 [0.50] Soil and Water Conservation
SOIL*3200 [0.50] Biological Environment of Soils
SOIL*4090 [0.50] Soil Management
List C - Water
ENGG*2550 [0.50] Water Management
ENGG*3650 [0.50] Hydrology
GEOG*3610 [0.50] Environmental Hydrology
GEOG*4150 [0.50] Sedimentary Processes
GEOL*3190 [0.50] Environmental Water Chemistry
SOIL*3080 [0.50] Soil and Water Conservation
List D - Atmosphere
GEOG*2110 [0.50] Climate and the Biophysical Environment
MET*3050 [0.50] Microclimatology
MET*4210 [0.50] Atmospheric Monitoring and Physical Meteorology
MET*4300 [0.50] Atmospheric Transport and Chemistry

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