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GEOL 1 PHYSICAL GEOLOGY 4.0
Dynamic processes governing the origin and development of the features of the earth''s surface and interior. Identification of common rocks and minerals, introduction to topographic maps. Recommended enrollment in Geol 1F. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 1F PHYSICAL GEOLOGY FIELD STUDIES 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1.
Observation and interpretation of geological phenomena with emphasis on the origin and development of the geology of Southern California. Required four days of instructional trips (equal to an average of two hours of trips each week). Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 2 HISTORICAL GEOLOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Geol 1 or Geol 3.
History of earth and evolution of animals and plants including fossil specimens; emphasis on geology of North America. Recommended enrollment in Geol 2F. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 2F HISTORICAL GEOLOGY FIELD STUDIES 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 2.
Observation and interpretation of geologic phenomena with emphasis on the geologic history of selected areas. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 3 EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE 4.0
Introduction to the principles and processes of earth and space sciences emphasizing the structure and composition of the solid earth, oceans and atmosphere and Earth's place within the solar system. For students planning on becoming K-12 teachers, but open to all qualified students. Recommended enrollment in Geol 3F. No credit if taken after Geol 1 or Geol 12. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 3F EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE FIELD LABORATORY 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 3.
Field observation and interpretation of Geologic, Oceanographic, Atmospheric and Astronomic phenomena. Required four days of instructional trips (equal to 2 hours of trips each week). Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 4 GEOLOGY OF CALIFORNIA 3.0
Prerequisite: Geol 1 or 3.
Geologic evolution of California and western United States. Emphasis on geologic history of national and state parks. Recommended enrollment in Geol 40. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 6 MINERALOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Geol 1.
Identification of minerals by physical and optical properties. Introduction to crystallography, and crystal chemistry and X-ray diffraction. Recommended enrollment in Geol 40. Total of 54 hours lecture and 90 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
 
GEOL 8 PETROLOGY 4.0
Prerequisite: Geol 1.
Origin, occurrence, identification and classification of igneous, sedimentary, and metomorphic rocks; emphasis on hand lens identification and field occurrences. Recommended enrollment in Geol 40. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.
 
GEOL 12 PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY 3.0
Principles and practices of marine geology and physical oceanography. Plate tectonics and sea-floor spreading, oceanic volcanism and earthquakes. Study of man's use and misuse of the ocean: human needs vs. ecological limits. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
 
GEOL 12F PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY FIELD STUDIES 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 12.
Observation and interpretation of oceanographic phenomena with emphasis on the marine environment of the Southern California area. Required four days of instructional trips (equal to an average of two hours each week). Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 12L PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY LABORATORY 1.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 12.
Laboratory investigations of oceans, ocean basins and ocean margins. Oceanographic map and chart interpretations, rates of marine processes, ocean-atmosphere interactions, ocean structure and dynamics and coastal hazards. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 16 INTRODUCTION TO PLANETARY SCIENCE 3.0
Recommended Preparation: High school or college science course.
Descriptive introduction to planetary geology. Origin of the solar system including formation of elements and their condensation to form the different types of planets, asteroids and comets. Surface processes and internal evolution of the earth-like planets including meteoroid bombardment, erosion and crustal deformation. Characteristics of the gas giants including atmospheric phenomena, planetary rings, the Jovian and Saturnian satellites. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
 
GEOL 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 1.0
Prerequisite: Geol 1.
Faculty-guided student research; laboratory experiments and field investigations. Total of 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 22 THE AGE OF DINOSAURS 3.0
The historical geology and paleobiology of the Mesozoic Era, including dinosaur origins, evolution, lifestyles, habitat and extinction. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC
 
GEOL 23 NATURAL DISASTERS 3.0
The geologic origin and human impact of natural disasters. No credit if taken after Geol 1 or 3. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer credit: CSU; UC credit under review.
 
GEOL 24 SCIENCE OF ATMOSPHERE 3.0
Introduction to weather and climate, the science of weather, weather forecasting and interpretation of meteorological information available over the internet. Total of 54 hours lecture.
Transfer credit: CSU; UC credit under review.
 
GEOL 30A CHANNEL ISLANDS - COASTAL CALIFORNIA 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30B PENINSULAR RANGES - SALTON DEPRESSION 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30C COAST RANGES - SAN ANDREAS FAULT 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor
 
GEOL 30D SIERRA NEVADA 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30E OWENS VALLEY - DEATH VALLEY 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30F GEOLOGICAL FIELD INVESTIGATION-ROCKY MOUNTAINS 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30G KLAMATH MOUNTAINS - NORTHERN CALIFORNIA 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30H INTERNATIONAL STUDY AREAS 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30I PROBLEMS IN STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30J COLORADO PLATEAU 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30K PROBLEMS IN REGIONAL STRATIGRAPHY 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30L APPLICATIONS OF GLOBAL POSITIONAL SYSTEM 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigations of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of two hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 30M GEOLOGICAL FIELD INVESTIGATION - PACIFIC RIM /PACIFIC ISLAND 2.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Geol 1 or 3.
Field investigation of the regional geology in a national or international area of selected interest. Required instructional trips (an average of 2 hours each week). Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.
 
GEOL 40 GEOLOGICAL FIELD LABORATORY 1.0
Observation and interpretation of geologic phenomena in the field. Required four days of instructional trips. Recommended: a 1-99 lab science course. Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor.