Sedimentology and Stratigraphy
Listed in: Geology, as GEOL-311
Formerly listed as: GEOL-34
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David S. Jones (Section 01)
An overview of the dominant sedimentologic processes operating in both modern and ancient depositional environments. Students will learn how to examine and interpret features of sedimentary rocks and how to assess temporal or spatial patterns in sequences of sedimentary rocks. Students will then use these observations to expand their understanding of Earth history. Three hours of lecture and three hours of laboratory each week.
Requisite: GEOL 111. Spring semester. Professor Jones.
KeywordsLab science course
Offerings2014-15: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2015