2014-2015 Catalog

GEL 120 Physical Geology


This course provides a study of the structure and composition of the earth's crust. Emphasis is placed on weathering, erosional and depositional processes, mountain building forces, rocks and minerals, and structural changes. Upon completion, students should be able to explain the structure, composition, and formation of the earth's crust. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement general education core requirement in natural, sciences/mathematics


DRE 096 and MAT 070 or DMA 010 and DMA 020 and DMA 030 and DMA 040 and DMA 050 or appropriate placement scores