Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

GLG 101 *‡ ( GLG 1101) Introduction to Geology I (Physical) (4)

Prerequisite(s): None.

Recommended Preparation: MAT 081 or higher, and RDG 122 or exemption.

An introduction to the physical aspects of the Earth's crust. Includes scientific measurements, maps, and the scientific method; the hands-on identification and assessment of rocks and minerals; and basic geology--earth composition, surface processes, subsurface processes, investigative tools, geologic structures, geologic resources, and Earth history.

3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory.