2021-2022 Catalog

GEY 135 Environmental Geology,with Lab (GT-SC1)

4 Credit hours     60 Contact hours

Introduces the subject of geology as it relates to human activities. Geologic hazards such as floods, landslides, earthquakes, and volcanoes are investigated. Mineral, energy, soil, and water resources are discussed in terms of their geologic formation and identification, usage by society, and associated environmental impacts. Land use issues, waste, and pollution are also examined.


Successful completion of CCR 094 (grade C or higher) or equivalent assessment scores and successful completion of MAT 120 or MAT 121 (grade C or higher) or qualifying assessment scores (Next Generation Accuplacer AF 280+, Accuplacer CM 63+, ACT Math 24+, SAT MAT 700+).


This is a statewide guaranteed transfer course.