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Room: 517 Hamilton Hall
Time: Lectures, Monday and Wednesday 10:40 - 11:55 AM
Lab, Mon 4:00-7:00 (Lab in 219 Schermerhorn Hall Extension)
Professor: Professor Paul Eric Olsen is the instructor for
INSTRUCTORS - Your Professor, Paul
E. Olsen, and the TA's, office hours etc.
THE TEXTBOOK - The required text for this course.
SYLLABUS AND LECTURE NOTES - Lectures: dates and topics.
TIMESCALE - The geological timescale (2 pages).
LAB SYLLABUS - Labs: dates and topics.
REQUIREMENTS - What kind of preparation is needed before I can take this course?.
SCIENCE REQUIREMENT - Not all parts of Columbia University are the same!
GRADING - What is the basis for the grade? (New! Reduced work load).
READINGS - List of the readings tied to the syllabus.
TA office hours - Need help? The TA's have made themselves available.
AMNH LIBRARY HOURS - A very important reference source for the term paper.
LIBRARY WEB - The most important tools for the term paper! (http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/).
TERM PAPER - Structure of the term paper and a list of topics.
HOMEWORK - Directory for the homework assignments.
DEPARTMENT OF EARTH AND ENVIRONMNETAL SCIENCES (DEES) - The department sponsoring this course.
LAMONT-DOHERTY EARTH OBSERVATORY (LDEO) - The institution that houses the research portion of DEES
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS - A thank you to those who have helped this course through the years.
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