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Geological Sciences

107 Mitchell Hall, CB# 3315
(919) 966-4516 (office) | (919) 962-0679 (Student Services)

First Session, 2020

GEOL 089 First-Year Seminar Special Topics (3)

Special topics course. Content will vary each semester. ***Canceled***

GEOL 101 Planet Earth (3)

Major geologic events: earthquakes, volcanic activity, mountain formation, plate tectonics, and erosion. Landscape development by glaciers, streams and groundwater, ocean currents and waves, wind. Not open to students with credit in GEOL 105, 109, or 110.

GEOL 101L Planet Earth Laboratory (3)

Prerequisite or corequisite GEOL 101, 159, 200 or 201. Study of common minerals and rocks. Use of topographic and geologic maps to illustrate geologic processes. Two laboratory hours a week.

Second Session, 2020

GEOL 101 Planet Earth (3)

Major geologic events: earthquakes, volcanic activity, mountain formation, plate tectonics, and erosion. Landscape development by glaciers, streams and groundwater, ocean currents and waves, wind. Not open to students with credit in GEOL 105, 109, or 110.

GEOL 101L Planet Earth Laboratory (1)

Prerequisite or corequisite GEOL 101, 159, 200 or 201. Study of common minerals and rocks. Use of topographic and geologic maps to illustrate geologic processes. Two laboratory hours a week.