This course is designed to provide students with a basic understanding of geological principles in the field. Emphasis will be on describing, measuring, and mapping bedrock geology and structures with applications to tectonics, mountain building, earthquake science, volcanology, and groundwater hydrology.
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|Course Format: Laboratory||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: E&ES101 OR E&ES199 OR E&ES115 OR [E&ES197 or BIOL197 or ENVS197]
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (SISP)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
|Examination and Assignments: |
Weekly lab assignments, final project
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
E&ES 223 must be taken concurrently.
Afternoon labs will be a mix of local field trips in Connecticut and analog modeling lab sessions. Two Sunday trips will be made to Rhode Island and New York. Dates to be announced at first class.
|Instructor(s): Resor,Phillip G. Times: ...W... 01:20PM-04:10PM; Location: TBA|
|Total Enrollment Limit: 19||SR major: 5||JR major: 8|| || |
|Seats Available: 12||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 0||SO: 6||FR: 0|