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GEOL 2300 - Geological Field Methods I

Credit(s): 1.5
Other Hours Schedule Type Field Work

An introduction to field geology during five days of geological fieldwork in Mesozoic and Palaeozoic rocks near Calgary. Participants explore local and regional lithostratigraphy and are introduced to techniques of geological mapping. Emphasis is placed on the detailed measurement and description of sedimentary rocks in the field and the application of geologic concepts to practical problems. This course is offered during a special session immediately preceding the Fall Semester. 

Prerequisite(s): A grade of C-  or higher in one of GEOL 1101  or GEOL 1103 , and consent of the department.
General Science Option