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AHS 520. Seminar

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Lectures, readings, discussions on selected topics. May be repeated.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring

AHS 523. Sedimentation and Stratigraphy

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Sedimentary processes and environments, formation of sedimentary rocks, stratigraphy, and basin analysis. Use of stratigraphic principles to interpret earth history.
Prerequisites: AHS 220
Semester Offered: Odd Fall

AHS 524. Structural Geology and Tectonics

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Brittle and ductile deformation. Stress and strain theory. Structural interpretation problems. Development and significance of plate tectonics as a unifying theory for geology.
Prerequisites: AHS 220, AHS 305
Semester Offered: DEMAND

AHS 525. Petrography

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Principles of optical mineralogy. Thin-section identification of minerals and rocks. Petrogenesis of igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks.
Prerequisites: AHS 325
Semester Offered: DEMAND

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