Graduate Courses

The course schedule for 2017-18 is subject to addition/change. For the full course catalogue and descriptions, please click here. For detailed course requirements for each degree, please click here. Registration for fall courses opens in early August.

Fall 2017

Winter 2018

Summer 2018



Geology - Fall 2017

Course Topic Instructor Time and Location
9506A Stable Isotope Geochemistry in Earth & Environmental Sciences Longstaffe Lecture: M/W/F 11:30AM-12:20PM 
9564A Basin Analysis Plint TBD
9576A Advanced Glacial Geology Dean Lecture: M/W 10:30-11:30AM in PA 117 
Lab: W 2:30-5:30PM in BGS 1053
9601Y

Regional Field Geology

Plint Field course to the Appalachian Orogen in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick Sept 1-10, 2017
9701A

Modular Course in Mineral Systems and Ore Deposit Exploration Strategy

Lightfoot & Linnen December 9-17, 2017 BGS 1065
9580A / 9680A

Graduate Seminar

Webb Seminar: Tu 12:30-2:30PM in BGS 1053
Note: sign up for 9580A if you are a M.Sc. student and 9680A if you are a Ph.D. student.

 

Geophysics - Fall 2017

Course Topic Instructor Time and Location
9520A Environmental and Exploration Geophysics II Assatourians Lecture: M/W 10:30-11:30AM in MC-17
Lab: W 2:30-5:30PM in BGS 0184
9509A / 4452Z Geophysics Field School Molnar Field School in Calabogie, Ontario in August-September. 
9531A Computer Modelling of Natural Processes Shcherbakov Lecture Tu 10:30-11:30AM & Th 1:30-2:30PM in BGS 0184
Lab: Tu 11:30AM-12:30 PM & Th 2:30-3:30PM in BGS 0184
9572A Physics of the Earth I Secco Lecture: M/W/F 12:30-1:30PM in STVH 1119
Tutorial: Tu 2:30-4:30PM inBGS 0184
9580A / 9680A Graduate Seminar Webb Seminar: Tu 12:30-2:30PM in BGS 1053
Note: sign up for 9580A if you are a M.Sc. student and 9680A if you are a Ph.D. student.

 

Planetary Science - Fall 2017

Course Topic Instructor Time and Location
9600Y Planetary Science Seminar Withers TBD. Weekly non-graded seminar for Planetary Science students.
9603A Planetary Science Short Course Withers August 26 - September 2, 2017
9604A Impact Cratering Short Course and Field School Osinski September 23 - 30, 2017

Geology - Winter 2018

Course Topic Instructor Time and Location
9508B Analytical Geochemistry - Methods & Interpretation Linnen Lecture: M 2:30-3:30PM in BGS 1084
Seminar: W 2:30-4:30PM in BGS 1084
9510B Cosmochemistry Bouvier

February 20 – February 25, 2018 in class (9:30AM-12:30PM in PAB 26; and 2:30-5:30PM in BGS 1065 each day) and April 4th 2018 for presentations (in class or remote)

9540B/4440B Hydrogeology: Principles, Processes & Professional Practice Schincariol Lecture: M 9:30-11:30AM in KB K103
Lab: M 2:30-4:30PM in BGS 0184
9552B/4432B Mineral Deposit Geochemistry Linnen

Lecture: W 9:30-11:30AM & F 9:30-10:30Am in KB K103
Tutorial: F 8:30-9:30AM in BGS 1053
Lab: Th 1:30-3:30PM in BGS 1084

9556B Advanced Stable Isotope Science Longstaffe TBD

9532B/4461B

Ancient Ecosystems

Jin

Lecture: Tu/Th 5:30-6:30PM in BGS 1065

Lab: Th 6:30-7:30PM in BGS 1065

9600Y/4452Z International Geoscience Field School Banerjee Field course to an international location. Enrollment by application only, application deadline Jan. 5, 2018.

 Geophysics - Winter 2018

Course Topic Instructor Time and Location
9508B / 4423B Applied Seismology Atkinson Lecture: M/W 11:30AM-12:30PM in PAB 148
Lab: W 2:30-5:30PM inBGS 0184
9530B / 4421B Advanced Physics of the Earth Shcherbakov Lecture: Tu 9:30-11:30AM & Th 10:30-11:30AM in BGS 1084

 

Summer Term 2018

Course

Topic

Instructor

Time and Location

Geology 9590 Course-based Master's Project Linnen TBD
Geophysics 9590 Course-based Master's Project Linnen TBD
Planetary Science 9605Y Planetary Surface Processes Field School Osinski Field Course to Arizona and Utah, May 6 -17, 2018
Planetary Science 9606L Earth and Planetary Remote Sensing Short Course Neish & Tornabene June 25-30 2018