B.S. Degree in Earth Science Education {17-18} - Petrology

Course Code
GEOS 303  Credits
Title Petrology 
Prerequisite GEOS 115 GEOS 302 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course examines how sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic rocks form, focusing specifically on the chemical and textural information that reveals information about Earth's past and present. Understanding of petrology is foundational to geology and this course is prerequisite for several upper level geology courses.