Feb 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Calendar Mount Royal University 
2023-2024 Academic Calendar Mount Royal University

GEOL 4109 - Petroleum Geology

Credit(s): 3
Lecture Hour(s): 3
Lecture Hours Schedule Type: Blended, Lecture, Online
Lab Hour(s): 3

A study of the principles and theory of hydrocarbon formation, migration, and entrapment; fundamentals of non-conventional petroleum resources; and the economics of petroleum. Methods of exploration, well log and seismic interpretation, tools and data used in the subsurface environment of oil and natural gas accumulations are examined with emphasis on Canadian examples. 

Prerequisite(s): GEOL 3109  with a grade of C- or higher.
General Science Option