Geology

School of Mathematics, Science & Engineering

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GEOL 100 PRINCIPLES OF GEOLOGY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduction to earth science. The focus of the course spans the origin of minerals and rocks, plate tectonics, and continental drift and mountain building. Survey of world economic geologic resources will be considered , as well as basic processes in weathering and erosion. [D; CSU; UC] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: DESCRIPTION. Introduces the principles of geology with an emphasis on Earth processes. Focuses on the origin of the Earth as well as the internal and external processes that change and shape it. [D; CSU; UC]]
GEOL 100 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84604 GEOL 100 02 08:30AM-09:45AM MW 461 Ziegler,Carole 19 9*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
84605 GEOL 100 03 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 461 Miller-Hicks,Bryan 19 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
GEOL 101 GENERAL GEOLOGY LABORATORY 1 Unit [Corequisite: GEOL 100 (may be taken previously). Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Designed to provide practical application of the scientific method as applied to the geological sciences. The course corresponds to SDSU Geology 101. [D; CSU; UC] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: COREQ, DESCRIPTION. [Corequisite: GEOL 100 or GEOL 104 (may be taken previously). Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides hands-on experience with land forms, rocks, minerals, topographic maps, and aerial photographs. Focuses on the physical and chemical systems of the Earth such as the tectonic cycle, rock cycle, and hydrologic cycle. [D; CSU; UC]
GEOL 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84606 GEOL 101 01 12:00PM-02:50PM T 461 Fulton,Sara 19 8*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
84607 GEOL 101 05 01:00PM-03:50PM W 461 Fulton,Sara 19 11*
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 5/30/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
GEOL 104 INTRODUCTION TO EARTH SCIENCE 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces students to the Earth's four principal reservoirs and their interconnectedness: solid earth, ocean, atmosphere, and biosphere. Emphasizes how humanity interacts with these reservoirs. Includes solar system origins and dynamics. Most appropriate for liberal studies majors. [D; CSU; UC]
GEOL 104 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
84608 GEOL 104 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Yanow,Ken 8 6*
ONLINE Begins: 1/21/2014 Ends: 3/15/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM
84609 GEOL 104 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Yanow,Ken 9 6*
ONLINE Begins: 3/24/2014 Ends: 5/21/2014 *Open seats as of Friday, April 11, 2014 8:14 AM

Total Courses: 3 Total Sections: 6