Geography 3330 - University of Utah

Urban Environmental Geography

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DUE DATES for several assignments have changed from the syllabus giving extra time for labs.

Dates listed here are the latest info.

Due

Weight %

HW01

Pre-course assessment and other A B C

1/13 (3 sheets)

1

HW02

T&C lab presentation General Format Doc Rubric

See calendar

10

HW03

Intro to Google Earth; urban places

1/13 (or beginning 1/20)

2

HW04

Location, Location - your urban setting

Beginning 1/27 Rubric

2

HW05

Solar energy – your urban setting

Beginning 2/3 - Rubric

2

HW06

Coupled regimes – your urban setting

Beginning 2/10 Rubric

2

HW07

Watersheds and drainages- Profiles Watershed -- NOTE: we'll do this in class

In class 3/29

2

HW08

Watersheds and drainages – your setting

Beginning 4/7

2

HW09

Climate and climate change – your setting

Beginning 2/24 Rubric

2

HW10

Tectonic regime – your urban setting

Beginning 3/3

2

HW11

Geomorphic agents – your urban setting

Beginning 3/15 - extension!! Rubric

2

HW12

Midterm exam - format; and study guide

3/17

15

HW13

Atlas - Phase 1 – your urban setting - Okay to complete labs, revise assignments,and write introduction until 4/7

Date extended 4/7

2

HW14

Biosphere – your urban setting; human footprint

Beginning 4/7

2

HW15

Hydro case history FORM - understand and contribute to it

Beginning 4/14

4

HW16

Hydro case history SLCounty;

Beginning 4/14

4

HW17

FIELD TRIP Rubric - Image with locations

Beginning 4/14

6

HW18

Hydro case history Alta, UT

Beginning 4/19

4

HW19

Hydro case history Moab, UT

Beginning 4/19

4

HW20

Hydro case history Tampa, FL

Beginning 4/26

4

HW21

Hydro case history NV

Beginning 4/26

4

HW22

Hydro case history (mountainous areas -- Park City,UT)

In class 4/26

4

HW23

Post-course assessment

In class 4/28

1

no-HW24

Atlas – no phase two... but no "oops" pass for settings...

Due 4PM 4/30

-

HW25

Final exam

5/5

15

HW26

Green sheets

On-going

2

HW27

Extra credit – up to 3%

On-going

 

 

TOTAL (oops pass for one T&C hw - note... NO oops pass for settings)

 

100

 

Extra credit up to 3%

 

 

 

Possible demerit … up to 5% for major problem behavior such as damage to computers or oblivion to safety on field trip.

 

 

 

Okay to turn in homework as late as at the final exam 5/5, but not thereafter. READ info about what to turn in and how LINK to it.

 

 

SUMMARY

 

 

 

 

Pre- and post- assessments (not graded)

2 @ 1

2

 

Lab leadership

1 @ 10

10

 

In-class and homework exercises

11 @ 2 (1 oops pass)

20

 

Field trip assignment

1 @ 6

6

 

Urban hydrologic settings - 7 case histories begun in class, become an atlas

6 @ 4

24

 

Atlas Phase 1 - intro and whatever revisions

 

2

 

Atlas Phase 2 -CANCELLED

 

-

 

Exams (midterm and final)

2 @ 15

30

 

Green sheets  (not graded)

Max 20 of 25

2

 

TOTAL (with possible extra credit)

 

100

 

 

 

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