Geological Science and Engineering

Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering

Geological Sciences

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Courses 2018/19
Please note, this is a tentative list and is subject to change. For individual course notes that you are enrolled in, go to OnQ.

Sciences Course Number Course TItle Term
APSC 100 Practical Engineering Modules F and W
GEOL 102 Gemstones: Their Art, History and Science F
GEOL 104 The Dynamic Earth F and W
GEOL 106 Environmental Geology and Natural Hazards F and W
GEOL / GEOE 107/207 The History of Life F
APSC 151 The Earth's Physical Environment F
APSC 200 Design course F
GEOL/E 200 Oceanography F
GEOL/E 221 Geological Field Methods F
GEOL/E 232 Mineralogy F
GEOL/E 235 Igneous and Metamorphic W
GEOL/E 238 Surficial Processes, Sedimentation and Stratigraphy W
GEOL/E 249 Geophysical Characteristics of the Earth W
GEOE 262 Geological Aspects of Mineral Deposits W
GEOL 269 Physics of the Earth W
GEOE 281 Earth Systems Engineering I F
GEOL 282 Managing Earth Systems: Resources and Environment F
GEOL/E 300 Geological Field School S
GEOL/E 301 Field Studies in Geology 1 F
GEOL/E 302 Problems in Sedimentary Geology  F
GEOL/E 319 Applied Geophysics W
GEOL/E 321 Analysis of Rock Structures F
GEOL/E 333 Terrain Evaluation W
GEOL/E 337 Paleontology F
GEOE 340 Problems in Geological Engineering F/W
GEOL 341 Problems in Geology  S
GEOL 342 Vertebrate Paleontology W
GEOL/E 343 Hydrogeology W
GEOL 345 Site Investigation W
GEOE 359 Applied Quantitative Analysis in Geological Engineering W
GEOL/E 362 Petrology Applied to Ore Deposits W
GEOL/E 365 Geochemical Characterization of the Earth F
GEOL/E 368 Carbonate Sedimentology F
GEOL/E 401 FIeld Studies in Geology II F
GEOL 402 Problems in North American Geology  F
GEOE 410 Applied Geological Engineering Field School F
GEOE 413 Engineering Geology and Design F
GEOL/E 418 Petroleum Geology F
GEOL/E 419 Geophysics Field School F
GEOL/E 422 Metallogeny and Mineral Exploration (not offered this year)
GEOL 438 Topics in Sedimentary and Petroleum Geology  W
GEOE 439 Advanced Applied Geophysics W
GEOE 446 Engineering Design Project I F
GEOE 447 Engineering Design Project II W
GEOL/E 452 Instrumental Techniques Applied to the Study of Solids (not offered this year)
GEOL/E 462 Advanced Petrogenesis and Metallogenesis W
GEOL/E 463 Spatial Information Management in the Geosciences F
GEOL/E 464 Visualization in the Geoscienes W
GEOL/E 466 Isotopes and the Environment W
GEOL/E 475 Exploration and Environmental Geochemistry   F
GEOL/E 481 Advanced Structural Analysis W
GEOL/E 488 Geology of North America F
GEOL 543 Research and Thesis F/W

Degree Requirements
A complete listing of Core courses and electives required to complete a Bachelor of Science (BSc) can be found on the Faculty of Arts and Science Calendar.
Geological degrees obtainable through the Faculty of Arts & Science
    Code Program Plan
1 Minor (Arts) GEOL-Y BA Geology
2 General (Arts) GEOL-G-BA BA Geology
3 Major GEOL-M-BSc BSc (Hons) Geology
4 Specialisation GEOL-P-BSc BSc (Hons) Geology
5 Specialisation EGEO-P BSc (Hons) Environmental Geology


Minor (Science) GEOL-Z BSc Geology

General (Science)

GEOL-G-BSc BSc Geology

Professional Regsitration

Information about registering as a professional geoscientist (P.Geo) can be found on the Geoscientists Canada website.

Contact Information

Undergraduate Assistant
Larke Zarichny
Bruce Wing/Miller Hall
Room 240
(613) 533-2597