2019 - 2020 Graduate Bulletin


Course Description

GC 465 Hydrology 4 cr.

  • Graded: A/F
  • Prerequisite: GC100 Physical Geography or GC255 Physical Geology, GC225 Maps, GC 235 Quantitative Methods or MA 171, Completion of Composition requirement (EN211D recommended), or instructor's permission.

Study of the hydrologic cycle. Precipitation, runoff, soil water and infiltration, evaporation, and groundwater processes are addressed. Measurement techniques and analytical methods are also presented. Informed decision making with regard to the water cycle is stressed. Some field work is required.