Undergraduate Courses

01:460:407 Structural Geology and Geologic Maps

  • Credits: 4
  • Instructor(s): Prof. Schlische
  • Prerequisites: 01:460:101 or (01:460:100 & 01:460:103). Recommended pre- or corequisites: 01:460:300; 01:640:CALC1.

Geometry and origin of brittle and ductile structures; stress, strain, rheology, and deformation mechanisms; geologic maps and cross sections; introduction to tectonics and regional structural geology. Lec. 3 hrs., lab. 3 hrs. Field Trips.