2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

GEOL 27510 Geomorphology

A study of landforms, focusing on the description, recognition, classification and formation processes. Topics investigated include the origin and nature of geomorphologic processes shaping different landforms, along with the influence of geologic controls, climate and other factors impacting these processes. Two lecture hours and one two-hour laboratory session per week. Prerequisite: GEOL 27110 and GEOL 27111 or GEOL 27114 and GEOL 27115. (S, even years)