2021-2022 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
GEO 112 - Earth History
Introduction to major principles of geologic time, inferring the evolution of the solid and liquid Earth through the rock record using conceptual frameworks of sedimentation, stratigraphy, paleontology, and tectonics and developing spatial comprehension through 2-D and 3-D visualization of rock geometries. Lectures, laboratory, and required field trip. Prerequisite: GEO 111 (preferred) or GEO 100 or GEO 103 or GEO 105.