GLY 470 - Field Course in Geology Credit Hours: 4
Prerequisites:GLY 310 or GLY 311 and GLY 416, and GLY 331, GLY 390 ,GLY 441 and GLY 471, or permission of instructor. Intensive geological field mapping in various geological settings. Capstone emphasis on prior geological knowledge, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills. Interpretation of field data and solving field-based problems in small groups under direct faculty supervision. Includes preparation of geological maps and cross sections using digital topographic map, detailed lithologic descriptions outcrop questions and and local geologic history. Course fees apply. Students must register for lecture and laboratory. Two lecture and ten hours of laboratory (equivalent to 12 contact hours/week). Satisfies University Studies V: Explorations Beyond the Classroom.
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