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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GEOL 442. Field Geophysics

This course focuses on collection of geophysical data in the field and interpretation, analysis and technical reporting afterwards. Case studies discussed include applications to geology, archaeology, and engineering. Students will get hands-on experience with geophysical equipment and an understanding of how and where these tools can be applied. Topics include Ground Penetrating Radar, Electrical Resistivity, Magnetism, Seismic Refraction and Total Station Data. Prerequisite: GEOL 110  or GEOL 210  or ANTH 197  or consent of instructor.