Minor in Earth Sciences - Geology I ERTH 1080   Geology I
CREDIT HOURS: 3
This course focuses on the solid earth (geosphere) and how it evolved throughout earth's vast history, and continues to evolve today. The processes involved are recorded in the rocks and minerals of our earth, and we explore these natural processes and materials as a way to understanding our earth.The course meets the needs of students who require a science course with a lab component, is a required prerequisite course for all Earth Science majors, and serves as an introduction for all those interested in Earth Science. No previous knowledge of geology is required.
FORMAT:
  • Lecture
  • Lab

LAB HOURS PER WEEK: 3
EXCLUSIONS: Credit will be given for only one of ERTH 1080, 1010, 1040 or 1041.