Geology Core Knowledge and Skills: Majors must complete the following core courses:
|GEOL 101 The Way the Earth Works||3|
|GEOL 103 Geology Fundamentals Laboratory||2|
|GEOL 311 Mineralogy and Structure of the Earth||3|
|GEOL 331 Sedimentology and Surface Processes||4|
|GEOL 360 Field Investigation||2|
|GEOL 512 Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology||3|
|GEOL 560 Introductory Field Geology||3|
|GEOL 562 Structural Geology||4|
|GEOL 572 (or GEOL 573) Geophysics||3|
Additional Geology Courses. Satisfied by completion of 2 of the following: GEOL 572, GEOL 573, GEOL 575, GEOL 577.
Technical Required Electives. Majors must complete additional courses to total at least 9 hours numbered 500 or above in geology, physics, mathematics, chemistry, engineering, or computer science. Courses numbered below 500 must be approved by a geophysics advisor.
More information is available in the KU Catalog (scroll down).