Feb 05, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog

GEOL 1010

GEOL 1010 - Physical Geology

The course covers the composition of the solid Earth and the complex interaction between the Earth interior and surface with the atmosphere, hydrosphere, cryosphere, and biosphere. This course will explore the formation of the early earth and planets, plate tectonics, the internal structure of the earth, rocks and minerals, earthquakes, volcanoes, surficial earth processes, geologic time, structural geology and mountain building, energy and mineral resources, oceans and coast, glaciers, and global change.

Global Education Student World Denizen Course
Location: L
Credits: 4
Classroom Lecture Hours: 45
Lab Hours: 30