2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

GEOL 27110 General Geology


A study of Earth as a dynamic planet, with a focus on internal and external processes. Common themes include: earth materials, earthquakes, volcanism, mountain building, streams, groundwater, and surficial processes. When possible, these processes are placed in the context of human uses and other impacts. Three one hour lectures per week. GEOL 27111 must be taken concurrently. (F, S, SS) (MOTR GEOL 100L)