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General Geology (0305101)


This course provides a base of general Earth science knowledge, whcih would help the student, better understand the natural world of which we are an inseparable part. This course includes four major units as follows: Earth matererials: Earth and the universe; Minerals; Rocks (Igneous, Sedimentary, and Metamorphic); Processes that shape the Earth surface: Weathering and Soils; Mass wasting; Surface and ground water; Volcanic Activity; Wind and Deserts; The Evolving Earth: Rock Deformation; Earthquakes; Plate Tectonics; Geologic Time Scale; Fluid spheres: Oceans; Atmosphere 

Academic Year

First Year (Undergraduate)


Created at 7/13/2010 4:45 PM by Hussam Bilbisi
Last modified at 8/25/2010 1:35 PM by Hussam Bilbisi