Oct 17, 2021  
Course Catalog 2006-2007 
Course Catalog 2006-2007 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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GEOL 204 - Evolution of the Earth

4 NS
First Semester. This course examines major events and processes of Earth history, including the growth of continents, mountain belts and ocean basins, terrane accretion, sea level changes, and climatic changes in the context of plate tectonics. We also explore the evolution of life as an integral part of the history of Earth. Lectures and labs emphasize principles and techniques used to reconstruct Earth history. Two field trips required.

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: GEOL 120 or consent of instructor.
Enrollment Limit: 28.
Ms. Parsons-Hubbard

Credits: 4 hours

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