Geology
Lecture: 3 Lab: 2 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 4

GEL 111 – Introductory Geology

Prerequisites: ENG 002 and MAT 003 with Grade of P2 or P3 Corequisites: None

This course introduces basic landforms and geological processes. Topics include rocks, minerals, volcanoes, fluvial processes, geological history, plate tectonics, glaciers, and coastal dynamics. Upon completion, students should be able to describe basic geological processes that shape the earth. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA and ICAA as a general education course in Social & Behavioral Sciences for the AA & AS degrees. This is a Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC) course in Natural Sciences for the AA & AS degrees.