Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19 
    
    Mar 24, 2019  
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19

GEY 1030 - Dynamic Earth

4 cr
This is an introductory geology course which examines the geological features of the earth and the processes that operate in the interior and on the surface of the earth which are responsible for their formation. Topics studied include volcanos, earthquakes, mountain building, plate tectonics, glaciers, minerals, rocks, streams and groundwater. Also covered are the techniques and methods geologists use to learn more about the earth.
Lecture and lab.
This course fulfills the Scientific and Mathematical Understanding Frame of Reference.
Lab fee $50.
Fall