Aug 21, 2019  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog
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GEY 4840 - Geologic Evolution: Grand Canyon to Mt. Whitney – Intensive


This course offers intensive study of a portion of the stratigraphic, structural and tectonic evolution of the southwestern Cordilleran Province from the Colorado Plateau east of the Grand Canyon to the Sierran Front near Mount Whitney. Two class hours per week and an 8-day field trip to this area are required. Detailed study of geologic processes, structures and landforms will support the specific area chosen for study. This course may be repeated for credit once with permission of the instructor but may be counted only once toward degree program requirements.

Prerequisites & Notes
The prerequisite is GEY 4830 or permission. This course is offered every even-numbered spring.

Credits: 4



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