Course Description

This course presents a topical approach to landform analysis and process. Map interpretations are used to demonstrate relationships to constructive and destructive processes during landform development. Planning economic and social considerations are examined.

Course Objectives

Course Expectations



Required Textbook

Easterbrook, Don J. Geomorphology, 2nd ed, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, N.J, 1999.


Component Percentage
Mid term 40%
Final 40%
Class Activity 20%

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