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Field Geology

E&ES 225
Fall 2008
Section: 01  
Course Cluster: Planetary Science

This course is designed to provide students with a basic understanding of geological principles in the field. Emphasis will be on characterization of rock structures and analysis of field data. Afternoon labs will be a mix of local field trips in Connecticut and analog modeling lab sessions. Sunday trips will be made to Rhode Island and New York.

Essential Capabilities: Interpretation
Goal of the class is for students to learn to interpret history and processes of rock deformation from rock outcroppings.
Credit: .5 Gen Ed Area Dept: None
Course Format: LaboratoryGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: E&ES101 OR E&ES199 OR E&ES106 OR E&ES115 OR [E&ES197 or BIOL197]
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (PSCI-MN)(SISP)
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

Last Updated on OCT-23-2021
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