GEL1200L Principles of Geology Lab

Course Overview

Educational Level: Lower undergraduate, Associate
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor: Dr. Olugbenga Ige

Course Description:

Physical Geology Lab is designed to be taken alongside Physical Geology. This laboratory course will enable students to apply geological knowledge to practical scenarios, which may include rock and mineral identification, reading and interpreting maps, and solving problems related to glaciers, earthquakes, plate tectonics, and dating methods. Prerequisites: None

How This Course Benefits Students:

This laboratory course will allow students to practically apply theoretical content learned in the Physical Geology course.

Why This Course Is Important:

Questions related to origins and earth history have become increasingly relevant in our naturalistic age, and many of these are derived from geology. Christian students need to be able to discern these issues so that they can appropriately guide others in their vocation.