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The major in geology is appropriate for students interested in the natural science who desire to be employable within the local petroleum industry as a geo-tech, or who plan to transfer to a 4-year university with a major in geology. The major is designed to provide students with complete general education in math and science, a well-rounded introduction to physical and historical geology, as well as an introduction to some basic engineering skills.
|Total Units: 33
|GEOL B10||Introduction to Geology 3.0|
|GEOL B10L||Introduction to Geology Laboratory 1.0|
|GEOL B11||Historical Geology 3.0|
|GEOL B11L||Historical Geology Laboratory 1.0|
|CHEM B1a||General Chemistry 5.0|
|CHEM B2a||Introductory General Chemistry (4.0)|
|INDR B10||Introduction to Industrial Drawing and Graphics 1.0|
|MATH B1b||Precalculus II 4.0|
|MATH BD||Intermediate Algebra 5.0|
|COMS B37||Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 3.0|
|PHYS B2a||General Physics-Mechanics and Heat 4.0|