Spring 2008 not offered
This course will study the principal types of volcanoes their behavior, hazards, benefits; and the processes involved in magma generation, rise, eruption, and dispersal. Essential background material in mineralogy and petrology will be presented as needed. Class participation will be important.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: E&ES101 OR E&ES213 OR E&ES215
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ENVS-MN)(ENVS)
Francis, Peter, "Volcanoes, a Planetary Perspective"
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Oral presentations, term paper, two hour exams.
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