2023-2024 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. Offered fall and winter semesters. Prerequisite: GEO 111 (preferred), GEO 100, GEO 103, or GEO 105.