GEOL 10000 - Introduction to Geology

Overview

Course Title

Introduction to Geology

Description

This course introduces students to the fundamentals of geological science through the study of the major features, materials, structures and processes of the Earth. Plate tectonic theory; volcanism, earthquakes, continental drift, mountainbuilding.Mineral deposits, fossil fuels, erosional processes, agents and hazards.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Undergraduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Course Schedule