Fall Courses

2017


If your class is not linked, a syllabus for your class is not available. Please ask your instructor for a copy.
- You can check the enrollment status of all Earth and Environmental Science classes by searching the MyUI course registration system under the department code 012.
- Descriptions of Earth and Environmental Science courses are available on MyUI.
- Feel free to browse the University of Iowa General Catalog.


  • EES:1000   First-Year Seminar (Tsunamis: Deadly Waves of Destruction) 1 s.h.
  • EES:1030   Introduction to Earth Science 3, 4 s.h.
  • EES:1031   Introduction to Earth Science Laboratory 1 s.h.
  • EES:1040   Evolution and the History of Life 3, 4 s.h.
  • EES:1050   Introduction to Geology 4 s.h.
  • EES:1060   Big Ideas: Origins Univ. Earth & Life 3 s.h.
  • EES:1070   Age of Dinosaurs 4 s.h.
  • EES:1080   Introduction to Environmental Science 3, 4 s.h.
  • EES:1085   Fundamentals of Environmental Science 4 s.h.
  • EES:1090   Intro to Environmental Sciences Lab  1 s.h.
  • EES:1115   Big Ideas: The History & Science of Oil 3 s.h.
  • EES:1170   Geology of the U.S. National Parks 2 s.h. 
  • EES:1290   Energy and the Environment  3 s.h.
  • EES:1400   Natural Disasters 3 s.h.
  • EES:2190   Directed Study ARR
  • EES:2310   Introduction to Climatology 3 s.h.
  • EES:2410   Mineralogy 4 s.h.
  • EES:3020   Earth Surface Processes 3 s.h.
  • EES:3070   Marine Ecosystems and Conservation 3 s.h.
  • EES:3150   Sustainability Project ARR
  • EES:3160   (Third-Year Field Trip) 1 s.h.
  • EES:3160   (Fourth-Year Field Trip) 2 s.h.
  • EES:3190   Directed Study ARR
  • EES:3200   Collection Care and Management 3 s.h.
  • EES:3210   Principles of Paleontology 3 s.h.
  • EES:3300   Sedimentary Geology 4 s.h.
  • EES:3360   Soil Genesis and Geomorphology 3 s.h. 
  • EES:3390  Integrated Watershed Analysis 3 s.h.
  • EES:4156   Scn Electrn Microscopy & Xray Micronanaly 3 s.h. 
  • EES:4230  Quantitative Methods in the Geosciences  3 s.h.
  • EES:4320 Advanced Structure, Geochronology, and Sedimentology
  • EES:4790   Engineering Geology 3 s.h.
  • EES:4990   Senior Thesis in Geoscience ARR
  • EES:5010   Geoscience Seminar Series 1 s.h.
  • EES:5015   AAPG Fall Field Trip 1 s.h.
  • EES:5070   Geologic Orientation 1 s.h.
  • EES:6250   Paleontology Seminar 1, 2, 3 s.h.
  • EES:6570   Tectonics and Petrology Seminar 1 s.h.
  • EES:7990   Research: Geoscience ARR