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Course ID:GEOL 2350H-2350L. 4 hours. 3 hours lecture and 2 hours lab per week.
Course Title:Physical Geology (Honors)
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Characteristics and origins of minerals and rocks. Plate tectonics and structure of the Earth's interior. Geologic processes that affect the Earth's surface: volcanism, earthquakes, coastal erosion, and global climate changes. Mineral, water, and energy resources and sustainability. Environmental hazards and mitigation. Human impacts on the Earth system.
Athena Title:Physical Geology Honors
Duplicate Credit:Not open to students with credit in GEOL 1121, GEOL 1121H, GEOL 1250
Nontraditional Format:During summer semester, this course will be taught in the field as part of the Interdisciplinary Field Program. Traditional methods are combined with field exercises and problems, interpretive exercises, and extensive field discussions.
Prerequisite:Permission of Honors
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Offered summer semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
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