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GEOL 478 - Geoscientific Field Techniques


Immersive field experience that provides basic training in the integrative skills of systematic observation, data collection, description and interpretation of  geological processes, materials, and features. Focus on creating and interpreting geological maps of lightly to moderately deformed regions dominated by sedimentary rocks. May involve up to two and a half weeks of travel to remote areas and physically demanding outdoor activities.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ: GEOL 335, GEOL 375, and GEOL 405; or consent of department.

Credits: 2