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GEOL 3300  STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY (3 credits)

A study of the deformation of rocks in the earth's crust. Recognition of structural features such as types of fractures, folds, faults and foliations. Analysis of stress and strain in rocks under physical conditions occurring in the earth's crust that form structural features. Knowledge of structural associations for crustal shortening, extension and other kinematic regimes.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): GEOL 2750