An introduction to earth materials through the identification of minerals and rocks.
Interpretation of geologic processes and landforms by analyzing maps and other data.
Includes the study of plate tectonics, geologic time, and surface processes such as
rivers, groundwater and glaciers. Field trips may be required.
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
- Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Prerequisites: Completion of, or concurrent enrollment in GEOL 100
Recommended: Eligibility for READ 836 and ENGL 836; or ENGL 847 or ESL 400.
AA/AS Degree Requirements:Area B3 - only if GEOL 100 is successfully completed prior to or concurrently with
(CSU GE Area B3 - only if GEOL 100 is successfully completed prior to or concurrently
with GEOL 101), UC (IGETC Area 5C*)
C-ID: GEOL 100L; GEOL 101 - GEOL 100 & 101 must be taken