GOL 110 - Earth Systems: An Environmental Geology Perspective

Course Description

Effective: 2021-08-01

Introduces concepts in earth systems including earth materials, plate tectonics, weathering, surface and groundwater, wasting, volcanoes, earthquakes and coastal, as well as pollution and climate change. Explores major topics relating human interaction with the physical environment through case studies. Reinforces applications through laboratory experiments, demonstrations, and field studies.
Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.
4 credits

General Course Purpose

This course examines Earth Systems from an Environmental Geology Perspective.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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