Physical Geology

Subject
Geology (GEL)
Course Designator
GEL.101
Academic Dean
Assistant Vice President of Academic Services, Dean of Arts & Sciences
Last Offered
2022WI
Official Course Description

An introductory study of the processes that shape our world. Topics include minerals, rocks, volcanism, earthquakes, continental drift, erosion and deposition, the ice age, and economic significance of geology to humankind.

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned GEL.101 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.

2022 Fall (Aug.-Dec.)3 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
GEL.101.M01A
Synonym
66457
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
August 29 December 16
Lecture
Tuesday, Thursday 11:00 AM – 12:20 PM
Herbert D. Doan Center for Science & Health Technologies
Classroom 124
Lab
Tuesday 1:00 PM – 2:45 PM
Herbert D. Doan Center for Science & Health Technologies
Physics Lab 206
Instructor
Anne Hauser
Seats Available
12 of 24
Academic Credits
4.00
Billing Credits
5.00
Additional Info
Additional fees: $65.00Fees may not apply to all students
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Section Name
GEL.101.V01A
Synonym
66839
Location
Other Locations
Meeting Info
August 29 December 16
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Lab
Instructor
Tyler Foraker, Jonathon Miller
Seats Available
10 of 24
Academic Credits
4.00
Billing Credits
5.00
Additional Info
Restricted enrollment.
Additional fees: $65.00Fees may not apply to all students
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Section Name
GEL.101.W01A
Synonym
66841
Location
Blended/Multiple Locations
Meeting Info
August 29 December 16
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Lab
Instructor
Tyler Foraker, Jonathon Miller
Seats Available
17 of 24
Academic Credits
4.00
Billing Credits
5.00
Additional Info
Students will be required to attend two onsite meetings for the purpose of studying rock and mineral hand samples. The first meeting will take place on a TBD date and last from 11 am -4 pm (minus an hour for lunch). The second meeting will take place on a TBD date from 11 am - 2 pm. Students who cannot make these dates may contact the instructor to seek alternative dates.
Additional fees: $65.00Fees may not apply to all students
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