GEOL 4063 Plate Tectonics 3/0/3
Prerequisite: GEOL 3024 and GEOL 3034
A study of the processes of crustal evolution by plate tectonics. Topics include a brief review of geophysical techniques, discussions of plate tectonics and sea-floor spreading, and a survey of mountain building processes through time. Students will also prepare for and take the Association of State Boards of Geology, Fundamentals of Geology professional licensing exam.