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Course Catalog 2021-2022 
Course Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 160 - Geology

The origin, evolution and behavior of the Earth, the processes that shape the Earth today and investigation of the geologic record to see how these processes have operated in the past. Topics include earthquakes, volcanoes, erosion, rocks and minerals, the interior of the Earth, Earth history and plate tectonics. Laboratories and field trips to investigate local geology are included.

Credits 1

A lab section must be selected with lecture.

Natural Sciences

20030, 20081

Natural Science

Compass Attributes
Natural Science