PCC/ CCOG / G

Course Content and Outcome Guide for G 200B

Course Number:
G 200B
Course Title:
Geology Field Studies
Credit Hours:
4
Lecture Hours:
0
Lecture/Lab Hours:
80
Lab Hours:
0
Special Fee:
$24.00

Course Description

Introduces basic concepts in geology through field experience. Includes both lecture and field components. Content varies based on site location. Prior geology experience recommended. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon completing this course, students should be able to:A. appreciate the geologic history of a field area by combining site specific content knowledgewith moderate first?hand exposure to the site itselfB. use field research equipment to collect scientifically valid observations and dataC. connect current environmental and/or land use concerns affecting the study area to the geologic history of the study areaD. communicate geologic concepts effectively using maps and diagrams in written and/or oral formats.