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GLG220 Physical Geology

Basic concepts of geology. Minerals, rocks, and rock-forming processes. Geologic time and age dating. Erosion, streams, groundwater, and glacers. Geologic structures, earthquakes, volcanoes, plate tectonics, and other geologic processes.

Credits

  • 3

Attributes

  • GE3: NSCI
  • Liberal Arts
  • Systematic Inquiry

Corequisites

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