GEOL 250 Geology of California

Introduction to the interrelationship among the geologic processes that created the state of California. Each of the twelve geomorphic provinces will be examined with respect to their physical and historical geologic background. The geologic hazards of California will be discussed. Case studies will be focused on southern California. (C-ID GEOL 200)

Units: 3.00

UC, CSU, Associate Degree Applicable

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

Lecture: Minimum 48 hours per semester and field trips

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