Physical Geology

Credit Hours: 
4
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. Natural Earth resources and human interaction.
Prerequisites: 
Permission of Honors
Duplicate Credit: 
GEOL 1121
GEOL 1250
Semester Offered: 
Summer
Course Type: 
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