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GEOL& 101L INTRODUCTION TO PHYSICAL GEOLOGY • 5 Cr.

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Geology

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Introduction to geology for those intending to major in geology, geophysics, or related earth sciences. Tectonics, volcanism, earthquakes, introductory concepts of mineralogy and petrology, and survey of processes that shape the surface of the earth, including water, wind, ice, and gravity. Four hours lecture, two hours laboratory per week. Prerequisites: Eligibility for both ENGL& 101 and MATH 090/091; CHEM&110L or equivalent recommended. (NS)