2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

GEOL 512 Sedimentary Petrology

A petrographic approach to the classification and genetic interpretation of sedimentary rocks. Terrigenous sandstones and carbonate rocks will be emphasized with lesser stress on mud rocks and non-carbonate chemical rocks. Prerequisite: GEOL 201, 220, 310, or permission of the department chairperson. Not open to students who have credit in GEOL 412.