Methods in Geoscience

2 credit hours

Prerequisites: GEOG 151-152 or GEOG 201-202 or GEOL 110-120.

Some exceptions may apply; see your declared catalog for specific requirements.








GEOG 210 is a survey course which focuses on the research methods and associated techniques commonly used by geologists and geographers.


This course is team-taught by two faculty members from the disciplines of geography and geology.


The following topics are usually presented:



Students are usually evaluated through several exams, a major multi-stage archival research project or literature review, a formal oral presentation, and several assignments.


Readings and research-oriented tasks are assigned throughout the semester.

Office Location:

201B Johnson EPS Bldg.


Surface Mail:

Agr, Geosciences, & Nat. Res.

256 Brehm Hall

The Univ of Tennessee at Martin

Martin, Tennessee 38238-0001






731.881.7442 (My office)

731.881.7260 (Dept office)