The Earth

GEO-SCI
101
Section: 
01LR
Credits: 
4
Meets: 
TU
Spring 2014

Nature and origin of the earth; volcanism; minerals and rocks; earthquakes; plate tectonics; mountain belts; geologic time scales; wave, river, glacial, and wind action in modification of landscape and atmosphere; the asteroid impact hypotheses; genesis of non-renewable resources, geologic basis for environmental decision making. Field excursions. (Gen.Ed. PS)

Instructor: 
SPIRE Class Number: 
53939

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