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Sisson, 1 of 4 Physical Geology, Fall 2014GEOLOGY 1330 Section 14854MWF 10:00-10:50 am, SEC room 102 Instructor: Jinny SissonRoom 236A in S&R 1 – building 550; [email protected]; 713-893-1417; office hours are anytime MWF or by appointment. TAs: as well as the Geoscience Learning Center (GLC), which has ~60 TAs Textbook: Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology, by Tarbuck, Lutgens and Tasa, 11thEdition, 2014. This edition is available from many places including the publisher () for $77, UH bookstore for $110, or at Amazon is $124.36. Or consider, renting from Amazon for ~$50/semester. If you can’t afford this, go to the Geoscience Learning Center (GLC) as you can read a copy there for free.You can access extra material such as Mastering Geology animations, flash cards, and weblinks, (supplements to my lectures) at the GLC. Schedule Date Topic Reading/Chapter Concept 1: Earth Materials and Plate Tectonics WEEK 1 08/25 Introduction to Geology 1 08/27 Introduction to Geology 1 *08/29 Plate Tectonics 2 WEEK 2 09/01 Labor day no class *09/03 Plate Tectonics 2 09/05 Plate Tectonics 2 WEEK 3 09/08 Matter and Minerals 3 *09/10 Matter and Minerals 3*09/12 Matter and Minerals 3 WEEK 4 09/15 Igneous Rocks 409/17 Igneous Rocks 4 *09/19 Igneous Rocks and Review 4 WEEK 5 09/22 Test 11-4 09/24 Volcanoes 5 09/26 Volcanoes 5 Concept 2: The Earth is Old and Processes Affecting RocksWEEK 6 09/29 Weathering and Soil6
Sisson, 2 of 4 *10/01Weathering and Soil6 *10/03 Weathering and Soil (HISD break) 6 WEEK 7 10/06 Sedimentary Rocks 7 10/08 Sedimentary Rocks 7 10/10 Sedimentary Rocks 7 WEEK 8 10/13 Metamorphic Rocks (Columbus Day) 8 10/15 Metamorphic Rocks 8 10/17 Metamorphic Rocks WEEK 9 10/20 Test 2(may be in Canada) 4-8

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