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GEO 3300 - Geology of the World’s Oceans (DSC)

DSC Depth Life and Physical Sciences
3 credits

Geologic evidence for the development of ocean basins and continental margins through plate tectonic processes. Also, the interaction of the geo- and biospheres and their effect on the evolution of the oceans and atmosphere. Discussion of shoreline and marine environments, the organisms inhabiting them, and the physical and chemical processes in operation therein. Three lectures per week.

Prerequisite/Restriction: One University Studies Breadth Physical Sciences (BPS)  course