University of Guelph

1996-97 Undergraduate Calendar


Course Description

46-409 Sedimentology F(3-3)

Origin, transport, deposition of sediments, and formation of sedimentary rocks. Emphasis will be on the interpretation of recent and ancient environments of deposition, and on the uses of sedimentology in the search for mineral and energy resources and in land use planning. Six or 7 laboratories will be scheduled as field trips. Some week-end field trips as necessary may be scheduled.

Prerequisites: 46-202 or 46-215.

1996-97 Undergraduate Calendar
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