Department of Physics, Astronomy, and Geosciences
3 Credit Hours, completed over approximately four (4) weeks
Course Purpose and Overview
The student will learn about applications of physics in the earth sciences. Instruction will be provided with online modules delivered through BlazeView. There will also be an applied component to the course where the student will learn to use instruments for investigating subsurface deposits and for measuring earth materials based upon physical principles.
Milsom, J., and A. Eriksen, 2011, Field Geophysics, 4th Edition. Wiley, Chichester, UK.