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GEOL 211 - Physical Geology


Course for science and geology majors, in which the origin, composition and structure of earth are explored. Identification of common rocks and minerals; the evolution of the surface features and structures of continents and interpretation of landforms from maps are emphasized. Will include substantial quantitative work. Prospective geology majors, those considering a major in natural science, environmental science, or computer science, and those considering a major in science education should take GEOL 211. Successful completion of both GEOL 101 and GEOL 211A may substitute for GEOL 211 in all Geology Department requirements.

Prerequisites & Notes: MATH 114 with concurrency or higher or suitable math assessment score.
Credits: 5
Grade Mode: Letter
GUR Attributes: LSCI



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