GEOL 113 Earth and Life History

Introduction to the study of geologic history. Evolution of the Earth both geologically and biologically from its inception through the present day and the geologic processes responsible for its constant reshaping and continued morphological change of the planet and its life forms. Emphasis will be on the historical geologic development of North America. Field studies are required.  (C-ID GEOL 110)

Units: 3.00

Offered: (Sp)

UC*, CSU, Associate Degree Applicable

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

Lecture: Minimum 48 hours per semester

Departmental Recommendation: Successful completion of GEOL 100, GEOL 100H, GEOL 101 and GEOL 160, or GEOL 101H and GEOL 160. Eligibility for MATH 095 and ENGL 101.


*GEOL 112 and GEOL 113, maximum UC credit one course.