Geologic Field Methods

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GEOL 596 990
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MSAG Elective all concentrations.
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During five Saturday field trips, students will study field methods for the collection of geologic data.  Use of the Brunton compass for basic surveying and collection of rock strata orientation will be stressed.  Students will have an opportunity for field study of rocks and minerals, geomorphology, and geologic structures.  This course is intended for MSAG students who do not have a degree in geology or need a field methods course for PG licensure.

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