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Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2017

Surficial Geology

Geology (GEOL)
1115 Geology Building, 301-405-4365

This undergraduate minor recognizes concentrated study in Surficial Geology, a designated field in the College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences. The award of a minor will be noted on the student's transcript at the time of graduation.

This minor may be earned by students not majoring in Geology and are administered by the Geology Undergraduate Studies Director.  A grade of "C-" or better must be earned in all courses required for the minor.

GEOL100/110 Physical Geology/Lab, or 4
GEOL120/110 Environmental Geology/Lab 4
GEOL123 Causes and Implications of Global Change 3
GEOL340 Geomorphology 4
  Two from:  
GEOL331 Principles of Paleontology 4
GEOL342 Sedimentation and Stratigraphy 4
GEOL435 Environmental Geochemistry 3
GEOL437 Global Climate Change Past and Present 3
GEOL444 Low Temperature Geochemistry 4
GEOL451 Groundwater, or 3
      GEOL452 Watershed and Wetland Hydrology 3
GEOL499 Special Problems in Geology 3


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