EESC 2300 Structural Geology and Field Analysis
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as GEOL 41.1.
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2 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory; 3 credits
Mechanical properties of rocks; rock deformation; folds; faults; joints; igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic structures. Laboratory work includes structural maps and cross sections, stereographic projections and field-based analysis and documentation of deformed sedimentary and metamorphic rocks.
Prerequisite: Earth and Environmental Sciences 1101.