Geoscience - Sedimentology and Stratigraphy

Course Code
GEOS 315  Credits
Title Sedimentology and Stratigraphy 
Prerequisite GEOS 115 GEOS 302 GEOS 303 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Writing Intensive Yes  
Description Classification and description of the various kinds of sediments and sedimentary rock units; sedimentary facies; cyclic sedimentation; and techniques of correlating sedimentary rocks. Laboratory exercises will be incorporated into the lecture period. One field trip is required. A special fee will be assessed to those students electing to participate on an optional field trip to cover transportation costs.