Course Overview

1303 – An introduction to the science of geology, how geologists have learned about the Earth using geologic time as a theme. Active learning applied to various measurements of time, the documentation of evolutionary changes presented by the geologic record, and the development of geologic paradigms used in interpreting this record. Three hours lecture per week. Three credit hours. (ACTS Course Number GEOL 1134 when taken with ERSC 1103)
1103 – Prerequisite or corequisite: ERSC 1303. A laboratory course designed to accompany ERSC 1303. Students are involved with geologic data gathering, manipulation, and interpretation along with field measurements and problem solving. Two hours laboratory per week. One credit hour. (ACTS Course Number GEOL 1134 when taken with ERSC 1303)

Course Details

  • Course credit hours: 4