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Active as of Summer Session 2012



I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Minnesota Geology

2. Course Prefix & Number:
ESCI 1421

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 3

Lecture Hours: 2

Lab Hours: 2

Internship Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

This is an introduction to the unique geologic history of Minnesota. The course is designed for the science and non-science major yearning for insight into the varied and interesting geology of Minnesota. The course includes the geologic history, mineral resources, rocks, waters and local geology. Environmental concerns pertinent to Minnesota will also be considered. Field trips outside of scheduled class and lab time are required.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Next Gen Reading Score: 237

6. Prerequisite Courses:

ESCI 1421 - Minnesota Geology

There are no prerequisites for this course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

ESCI 1421 - Minnesota Geology

There are no corequisites for this course.