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Geology Course

Geology Course

Introduction to Geology
GEOL 10
Units: 3
Class: 3 hours lecture (GR)
Not open for credit to students who have completed or are currently enrolled in GEO 1
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC
Description: Survey of the structure and materials that compose the earth’s surface and geologic processes responsible for shaping the earth: Nature and role of rocks and minerals; environmental processes and problems; dynamics of volcanism, earthquakes, plate tectonics, metamorphism, running water, ground water, glaciation, weathering and erosion. 1914.00
AA/AS area 1 CS area B1 IGETC area 5A