2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

GEOL 315 Structural Geology Tectonics

Designed to give middle- and upper-level students an introduction to rock-deformation theory, structural geology, and tectonics. Looks at microscopic to macroscopic deformation of rock in the Earth's lithosphere and basic field mapping techniques. Associated field trips. Prerequisite: GEOL 201, 220; MATH 112 or equivalent, or permission of the department chairperson.