|Fall Term 2017 Physics of the Earth: Surface Environments - 5339 - GEOL 360
Prerequisites/Notes: GEOL 110 and 240 or consent of instructor; PHYS 141 or 151 recommended
Catalog Description : This course studies the movement of water, solute, and sediment through the landscape and the resulting properties and distribution of surficial earth materials and landforms. Topics include weathering; soil development; runoff; mass movement; river, glacial, and coastal processes; and deposition in sedimentary environments. One lab per week.
Attributes: NS Lab Course GER (01cr), Nat Science Div GER (01cr), Quantitative Analy GER (01cr), BM Natural Science (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course