2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 15, 2018  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

Geosciences - Minor


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College of Sciences
Department of Physics
Physical Sciences Building, Room: 403
Email: physics@ucf.edu
Dr. Joseph Donoghue, joseph.donoghue@ucf.edu
Phone: 407-823-2325

The Minor in Geosciences develops a student’s understanding of Earth’s natural processes and the interaction of these processes with related social and political factors. The minor provides a basis in the fundamentals of the earth sciences for students interested in a career in fields that directly or indirectly involve the earth or environmental sciences.

Admission Requirements

  • None

Minor Requirements

  • None

Prerequisite Courses

  • Note: it is the student’s responsibility to ensure that prerequisite courses have been completed before enrolling in any of these courses requiring a prerequisite.

Required Courses (9 Credit Hours)


Take one Course (3 Credit Hours)


At least two of the following courses: (6 Credit Hours)


Restricted Electives (9 Credit Hours)


At least two of the following courses which are not used above (6 Credit Hours):


At least one of the following courses which are not used above (3 Credit Hours):


Foreign Language Requirements


  • None

Total Semester Hours Required: 18


Other Requirements


  • A grade of “C” or above (2.0) is required in each course used to satisfy the minor.
  • At least 12 hours used in the minor must be earned at UCF.
  • At least 9 hours of coursework for the minor must be at the 3000 level or above.
  • No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
  • Internship, co-op, or Independent

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