Department offers more than 100 courses covering a variety of topics in the Geological
Sciences. In a typical semester, more than 45 courses are given to address the interests
and needs of students. The following course descriptions have been excerpted from the
University of Colorado at Boulder Catalog of Courses. Links are also provided, when
available, to course syllabi, class notes, and other instructional materials.
Alan Lester and students at Colorado
Consult the Department and the Registration Handbook and Schedule of Courses for
up-to-date information and registration procedures. Degree requirements are elsewhere
summarized for our undergraduate
and graduate programs of study.