Engagement Details

Earth Resource Management - GEOL 560

 

What to Expect

Students complete 2 team projects in which they complete and present research, obtain peer review and instructor review. Projects include the analysis and preparation of a business and environmental management plan for the exploration and operation of a mineral mine and the development of an irrigation and agricultural plan in an arid climate.

This engagement qualifies for these special designations:

  • GLD-Research
  • GLD-Professional & Civic Engagement
  • Experiential Learning Opportunity
  • Option to appear on UofSC Experience extended transcript

Term: Fall 2021

 

Requirements

Time Commitment: 45-59 hours
Who Can Participate: See Academic Bulletin for Course Prerequisites
Minimum Credit Hours: See Academic Bulletin for Course Prerequisites
Minimum GPA:  See Academic Bulletin for Course Prerequisites
Other Requirements See Academic Bulletin for Course Prerequisites

 

Engagement Benefits

How expectations are communicated:
Group orientation / class session(s)
Group training / class session(s)

Learning activities:
Research

Knowledge or skills developed:
Inquiry and analysis
Problem solving

Who will communicate feedback and how:
Group / class session with faculty member
Group / class session with faculty

Reflection expectations:
Group / class session(s) with faculty
Each student produces written reflection(s)

 

Additional Information

Academic Bulletin