Thunder Bay • Orillia

Honours Bachelor of Science (Water Resource Science Major)(TB) - Crust of the Earth with Laboratory

Geology 1131 Crust of the Earth with Laboratory
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. Laboratory exercises will introduce the student to the use of geological maps and cross-sections.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Cross-List(s): Environmental Studies 1132
Offering: 0-0; 3-2
Notes: Students who have previous credit in Geology 1130 or Environmental Studies 1131 or 1132 may not take Geology 1131 for credit.
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences