Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

GEO 212 Sedimentology and Stratigraphy(RLA)

3 lecture hours, 3 laboratory hours; 4 credits. Sediment origin, transportation and deposition. Diagenesis and lithification of sedimentary rocks. Correlation of stratigraphic units and interpretation of sedimentary environments. Lab work on the mineralogy, texture and other properties of sediments and sedimentary rocks and stratigraphic correlation. Participation in field trips is required. Prerequisite: GEO 102, GEO 103.




Material Fee: $30