Geology | Evolution of the Earth (3 cr)
G104 | 23745 | S. Brassell


Credit given for only one of the following: G104, G112

Earth's history interpreted through five billion years.  Deductive
approach to understanding the significance of rocks and fossils and
reconstructing the plate-tectonic origin of mountains, continents,
and ocean basins. A survey of events in earth's evolution relevant
to contemporary environmental concerns.

Two lectures and one laboratory each week.