Geology Courses

GL105 Exploring Geology. 4 hours (3 lecture/2 lab hours). This course introduces students to the science of geology.  Topics include the study of the origin of the earth, plate tectonics, volcanoes, weathering, metamorphism, geologic time, evolution, and the history of life on earth.  Labs explore minerals, rocks, fossils, and the living organisms characteristic of different geologic ages.