Fundamentals of Geology
Introduction to the major geological processes which create and transform materials and landforms throughout the planet. Geotectonic processes, geomorphology, unifying themes such as plate tectonics, sea floor spreading and athenosphere convection cells; and degradation-aggradation processes.
- List evidences to support plate tectonics.
- Identify common minerals.
- Describe different types of volcanoes.
- Describe the rock cycles and processes in which each of the three main types of rocks are formed.
- List the main types of faults and their components.
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