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Summer 2022
Dec 06, 2023
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GEOL 1100 - Introduction to Physical Geology
This introductory geology laboratory course is intended for students interested in the natural sciences. It introduces the basic concepts and principles of physical geology including the study of volcanism, earthquakes, and mass wastage; the structure, function, and interpretation of topographic and geologic maps; the study of natural landforms; the study of local stream water quality; and the study and identification of minerals and rocks. The course uses a systems approach to concentrate on the interrelationship between the geologic environment and human impacts. It focuses on experiential learning through field trips, outdoor labs, group discussions, class discussions, and oral presentations. Hiking, canoeing, and stream quality analyses is an integral part of this course.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours
3.000 Lab hours
0.000 Other hours

Levels: Credit
Schedule Types: Lab, Lecture, Telecourse, Online Lab, Independent Study, Online, Teleweb
All Sections for this Course

Sciences and Math Division
Physical ScienceGEOL PHYS PSCI Department

Course Attributes:
Transfer Module Course

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

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