GEOL 409

Geology Seminar

1- Course Objective

The course trains students how to present scientific concepts in an efficient way. By the end of the course, students are expected to know how to prepare and present professional reports before audience.

2- Seminar Guidelines

Select recent topics

Review up to date literature, instrument manuals and the Internet

Prepare informative and attractive presentations

Type a well-written final report

Present and discuss the final report

3- Grading System & Calendar of Events

1) Training Presentation #1             20%

2) Training Presentation #2             20%

3) Final Report                               10%

4) Final Presentation                       30%

5) Participation and discussions       20%