Spring 2014

Sedimentology and Stratigraphy

Listed in: Geology, as GEOL-311

Formerly listed as: GEOL-34

Moodle site: Course

Faculty

David S. Jones (Section 01)

Description

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. Recommended requisite: GEOL 121. Spring semester. Professor Jones.

Cost: 155 ?

Keywords

Lab science course

Offerings

2015-16: Offered in Fall 2015
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014