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Faculty
-Lew Brown
-Paul Kelso, * Chair
-Matthew Spencer

RESOURCES

--LSSU/AGI Curriculum Survey
--Digital Library of Earth System Education (DLESE)
--USGS
--GSC
--Michigan Geology
--Ontario Survey
--MESTA
--Michigan Basin Geological Society
--Michigan Karst Conservancy
--TopoZone
--TerraServer-USA
--FirstSearcH

REGIONAL GEOLOLGY

-Lake Superior Region
-Ontario Geology
-Mississagi Valley

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DEGREES

Requirements for the

Geology Bachelor of Science

 

Course Number
Course Name
Credits

Geology

 

(60)
NS 102
Introduction to Geology
4

or

GE 121
Physical/Historical Geology I
4
GE 115
Field Excursions in Earth Science
4
GE 122
Physical/Historical Geology II
4
GE 218
Structural Geology and Tectonics
5
GE 223
Mineralogy and Petrology
5
GE 280
Introduction to Field Geology
3
GE 315
Geoenvironmental Systems
5
GE 318
Tectonic Systems
5
GE 323
Geochemical Systems
4
GE 325
Clastic Systems
4
GE 411
Hydrologic Systems:
Surface and Groundwater
4
GE 431
Geophysical Systems
5
GE 445
Carbonate Systems
5
GE 450
Geology Seminar I
2
GE 451
Geology Seminar II
2
GE 480
Advanced Field Geology
3

 

Support Courses

 

(27-30 credits)
CH 115
General Chemistry I
5
CH 116
General Chemistry II
4
PH 221
Elements of Physics I*
4
PH 222
Elements of Physics II*
4
MA 111
College Algebra*
or
 
3-5
MA 140
Precalculus Mathematics*
and
Calculus for Business
and Life Sciences*
4
MA 112
MA 207
Principles of Statistical Methods
or
MA 308
Probability and Mathematical Statistics
3-4
or
BA 211
Business Statistics

*Students with adequate preparation in mathematics are advised to take MA151 and MA152 in place of MA111 or MA140 and MA112 and to take PH231-PH232 in place of PH221-PH222.

Free elective credits and general education requirements must be completed so that at least 124 semester credits have been earned.

 

 

 
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pkelso@lssu.edu