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EEG 101 - Dynamic Earth: Introductory Geology

FDR: SL Lab Science Distribution
Credits: 4

The study of Earth systems, our physical environment, and the processes shaping our planet. Topics include: plate tectonics; the materials and structure of the Earth’s crust; natural hazards including earthquakes and volcanoes; the origin of landforms; and the concept of deep time. Additional topics, with emphasis varying by instructor, include: climate change; weathering and erosion; water quality and movement; energy resources; geospatial and quantitative data analysis; and the relationship between humans and the environment.

Involves moderate hiking and other physical activities outside in all types of weather. Additional fee required. Laboratory course.

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