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Earth Sciences (ERTH)

Department of Earth Sciences
Faculty of Science

ERTH 2414 [0.5 credit]

Applied Geoscience

Applications of the basic concepts of geology, earth materials and earth processes to practical engineering, environmental, and geological resource science. Rock and soil mechanics, slope stability, mapping applications, applications of hydrogeology, geological hazards, and site investigations. Overview of related geophysical methods.
Prerequisite: ERTH 1001 or ERTH 1006 or ERTH 1007 or permission of the department.
Not available as a Science credit in Earth Sciences programs.
Lectures three hours a week.

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