Geol 517: Global Tectonics
This 3-credit course is designed to introduce students to the
fundamental principles of plate tectonics, the driving forces and
evolution of plate tectonics on Earth, and examine the magmatic,
sedimentary metamorphic and geophysical characteristics of tectonic
settings. Course material will focus on synthesis of data and concepts
to understand theoretical and applied aspects of global tectonics and
application of tectonic principles to addressing regional
- Pre-requisite: Geol 303 or Graduate Standing.
- Lecture: Lecture for Geol 517
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