Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

GEO 220 General Geophysics(RLA)

3 hours; 3 credits. Physical properties of the Earth, including gravitational magnetic and electrical properties of the geosphere and atmosphere. Interpretation of seismic waves. The use of geophysical data to interpret properties of the Earth's interior, geodesy, and techniques of geophysical exploration. Prerequisite: GEO 115 or GEO 100 and PHY 120.