2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

GEOL 315 Structural Geology

Designed to give middle- and upper-level students an introduction to rock-deformation theory, structural geology, and tectonics. Looks at microscopic to macroscopic deformation of rock in the Earth's lithosphere and basic field mapping techniques. Associated field trips.

Prerequisite: GEOL 101, GEOL 105, and GEOL 201 or permission of the department chairperson.