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Graduate Course Proposal Form Submission Detail - GLY6492

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Current Status: Approved, Permanent Archive - 2007-05-14
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  1. Department and Contact Information

    Tracking Number Date & Time Submitted
    1718 2007-01-05
    Department College Budget Account Number
    Geology AS 122500000
    Contact Person Phone Email
    Jeffrey Ryan 41598

  2. Course Information

    Prefix Number Full Title
    GLY 6492 Hydrogeology Internship Project

    Is the course title variable? N
    Is a permit required for registration? N
    Are the credit hours variable? Y
    Is this course repeatable?
    If repeatable, how many times? 0

    Credit Hours Section Type Grading Option
    1-3 I - Internships (Including Practicum) Z - Z/U Only
    Abbreviated Title (30 characters maximum)
    Course Online? Percentage Online


    Enrollment in Hydrogeology Internship program; 24 hours of approved graduate courses


    Course Description

    Internship project in applied hydrogeology. Required for hydrogeology-internship MS program (minimum 3 hours).

  3. Justification

    A. Please briefly explain why it is necessary and/or desirable to add this course.

    Since 1994, the Department of Geology has awarded 33 degrees in its hydrogeology-internship MS program. Students are required to do an internship project as part of this program. The internship projects are supervised by practicing professional geologist

    B. What is the need or demand for this course? (Indicate if this course is part of a required sequence in the major.) What other programs would this course service?

    It is the final course in the Hydrogeology Internship MS degree track

    C. Has this course been offered as Selected Topics/Experimental Topics course? If yes, how many times?

    It has been offered as a GLY 6905 course for each student, as described above.

    D. What qualifications for training and/or experience are necessary to teach this course? (List minimum qualifications for the instructor.)

    The course will be administered by the Director of the Hydrogeology Internship program, and by the Graduate Program Director of the Geology Department (currently, these are the same people).

  4. Other Course Information

    A. Objectives

    Completion and defense of an Internship Project

    B. Learning Outcomes

    Demonstration of competence as a practicing geoscientist in a professional setting

    C. Major Topics

    Varies with topic of internship project

    D. Textbooks


    E. Course Readings, Online Resources, and Other Purchases

    F. Student Expectations/Requirements and Grading Policy

    G. Assignments, Exams and Tests

    H. Attendance Policy

    I. Policy on Make-up Work

    J. Program This Course Supports

  5. Course Concurrence Information

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