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Geology (GEOL)

GEOL 3310:    Engineering Geology

Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
Study of procedures and techniques used to evaluate geologic factors for site characterization, selection and the design of engineered structures. 

GEOL 3311:        Structure Geology

Cr. 3. (3-3-0).
Mechanics of rock deformation, analysis of rock structures, preparation and interpretation of geologic maps and cross sections showing structural and tectonic features.

GEOL 4310:        Geomechanics

Cr. 3. (3-3-0).  
Principles of geomechanics and its application to petroleum engineering.

GEOL 4311:        Hydrogeology

Cr. 3. (3-3-0).  
Physical and chemical aspects of groundwater movement, supply and contamination.