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Welcome to Indiana Geology, G135 at IUPUI. This page contains general information for those interested in enrolling in the course.

Class Management

G135 is a web video course, meaning you will watch videos and use Oncourse to view online lecture material and to complete assessments within the course.

Course Materials

This course is delivered as a set of twenty two online modules using Oncourse. Each module contains textbook readings, online notes, and streaming video lectures. You will need to purchase two items for this course: the "Student Access Kit" streaming video passcode set ($80-$100), the textbook ($15-$20). These will be available from IUPUI and Indy College Bookstores.

Class Content

This course covers a variety of topics that will help you understand basic concepts of geology through study of Indiana's landscape. Topics include:

You will learn a lot about geology throughout this course, and a lot more about the state of Indiana. Below is a snapshot of 10 items you'll learn by the end of the semester:

While most of you may live in Indianapolis, finding the answers to the 10 questions above will take us to areas around Wabash, Jeffersonville, Richmond, Michigan City, New Albany, Waveland, Paoli, Nashville, Shoals, Carmel, and Princeton. You will meet many experts in Indiana Geology and travel (by video) to localities around the state.