May 21, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

GEOL 221 - Sedimentology and Stratigraphy

(3 credits)
Basic principles used in the study of sedimentology and sequence stratigraphy. Processes that influence the formation of sediments and sedimentary rocks; the physical, chemical, and biological aspects of sediments and sedimentary rocks; and methodology to build the framework of sedimentary rocks on the basis of depositional process. Effective written and oral communication skills are essential. Lecture and field trip. Prerequisite(s):  GEOL 205   Spring.