Thunder Bay • Orillia

Honours Bachelor of Science (Chemistry Major)/Bachelor of Education I/S (TB) - Crust of the Earth

Geology 1130 Crust of the Earth
Emphasis is placed on the Earth's crust especially on near-surface processes and their products. The principles of stratigraphy, significance of fossils, variety of depositional environments and hydrogeology are some topics that will be presented. Discussion of geology and the environment will include geological resources, energy consumption and changes to the natural environment caused by human activity.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Cross-List(s): Environmental Studies 1131
Offering: 0-0; 3-0
Notes: Students who have previous credit in Geology 1131 or Environmental Studies 1131 or 1132 may not take Geology 1130 for credit.
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences