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Geology (GEOL)
Department of Chemistry and Physics

GEOL 1113   General Geology I
This course provides an introduction to geology including the study of rocks, minerals, and the basic processes that shape the surface features of the earth. Attention will also be given to natural resources including good ecological utilization of them. This course is directed primarily for students in teacher education and alone does not meet the general education lab science requirement. Class 3. (Fall, Even years)

GEOL 1123   General Geology II
Further development of the concepts in General Geology I with emphasis upon the history and the development of major geological features such as continents, ocean basins, and mountain ranges. Also will include ocean science, space science, and geological phenomena such as earthquakes and volcanic activity. This course is directed primarily for students in teacher education and alone does not meet the general education lab science requirement. Class 3. Prerequisite: GEOL 1113. (Spring, Odd years)