GEOS810
Teaching & Learning in Post-Secondary Science Education

Prerequisites: One semester of teaching a college level science, technology, engineering, or mathematics course.

This course is designed for graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, and others who teach at the college level. Students may seek permission from instructor to enroll in the course concurrent with their first semester of teaching.

Description: Integrate learning theories, pedagogy, and evidence-based practices to promote student learning in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) courses in post-secondary education.

Course details
Credit Hours:3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:3

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GEOS811
STEM Education SeminarCrosslisted with NRES 841

Prerequisites: Graduate student in a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) discipline

This seminar is designed for graduate students interested in STEM education in formal or informal environments with children or adult learners.

Description: Acquire familiarity with the broad range of current STEM education research, outreach, and other activities taking place at UNL and across the nation in order to build a larger context for and connections to one's own STEM research and activities.

Course details
Credit Hours:1-3
Max credits per semester:3
Max credits per degree:3
Course Format:RCT

Credit Hours:1-3

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GEOS898
Special Problems in Geosciences

Prerequisites: 12 hours geosciences

Course details
Credit Hours:1-6
Max credits per semester:6
Max credits per degree:24
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:1-6

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GEOS899
Masters Thesis

Prerequisites: Admission to masters degree program and permission of major adviser

Course details
Credit Hours:1-10
Max credits per semester:10
Max credits per degree:99
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-10

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GEOS900
Professional Development in Geosciences

Description: Professional skills. Time management, laboratory and field safety, abstract writing, proposal writing, grantsmanship, and presentations. The philosophy and ethical conduct of science.

Course details
Credit Hours:2
Max credits per semester:2
Max credits per degree:2
Course Format:LEC

Credit Hours:2

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GEOS996
Research Other Than Thesis

Prerequisites: Permission

Course details
Credit Hours:1-24
Max credits per semester:24
Max credits per degree:24
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-24

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GEOS999
Doctoral Dissertation

Prerequisites: Admission to doctoral degree program and permission of supervisory committee chair

Course details
Credit Hours:1-24
Max credits per semester:24
Max credits per degree:99
Course Format:IND

Credit Hours:1-24

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