Welcome to Physical Geology

San Diego Miramar College at Marble View, Kaibab National Forest

Miramar College - Geology 100
Face-to-face (Spring 2017)

CRN#: 86791 - 12:55 - 2:20 PM MW (Instructor: Gina Bochicchio)


SDCCD Blackboard login:
Click Bb HERE (new window)

Student Resources & Training For BlackBoard:
Student Resources
Student Training


A video to explain how to get going in Blackboard.
Simply click HERE

 

And now... Please read the next several frames carefully!

I don't want you to waste your money nor your time.
Tarbuck and Lutgens 12th edition

The E-text and MasteringGeology:
Earth, An Introduction to Physical Geology
Tarbuck, Lutgens & Tasa, 12th Edition, Prentice-Hall.
ISBN-13: 978-0-13-429916-7 (for the combined etext/Mastering access)

IMPORTANT NOTE: We will use Modified MasteringGeology through Blackboard

DO NOT buy the Mastering code anywhere other than the Miramar Bookstore (NOT City or Mesa!) or through Blackboard!!!

See info below...

Text/Mastering OPTIONS:

  1. Buy the e-Book at the Miramar bookstore, with the Mastering Code ($85)
    OR
  2. buy the e-Book, with the Mastering Code through Blackboard ($85)
    OR
  3. buy, rent or borrow a used copy of Earth (11th edition is OK) online (usual places) and buy your code alone (about $46) through Blackboard
    Earth 12th edition (paper) ISBN-13: 978-0134074252
    Earth 11th edition (paper) ISBN-13: 978-0321814067

Bottom line: you MUST have MasteringGeology, purchased either from the Miramar College bookstore or through Blackboard
(for the text, you have options...)

MyLab & Mastering Resources

All links open in new windows

 

PLAGIARISM !!!

Ugly Word, Even Uglier Deed!!!
(read the syllabus!)

Get the Adobe Acrobat file reader here (for PDF files)

Powerpoint Presentations (Flash, HTML5 & PDF versions) based on Earth 11th Edition, by Tarbuck & Lutgens


Go to http://powerpoints.geology-guy.com (new window)
Course intro
Course Introduction
Flash or HTML5

Summaries of each of the Tarbuck & Lutgens chapters, in haiku form
self-running PowerPoint
PDF

Check out my geology web site E-mail address:
philfarq AT Google's mail service
(NOT a clickable link)

Welcome !!!
Updated 17 January 2017