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Course Catalog

Structural Geology

This course explores the processes of deformation of the Earth’s crust and how this deformation is recorded by rocks. Emphasis is placed on the correct observation and interpretation of features such as faults, folds and shear zones. Includes lectures, discussions, labs and field trips. Prerequisites: GEOL 300 and GEOL 320.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credits: 4.0