Academic Calendar 2022-2023

Geological Sciences – Minor (Science)


Subject:  Administered by the Department of Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering.
Plan:  Consists of 48.00 units as described below.
Program:  The Plan, in combination with a Major plan in another subject, and with sufficient electives, will lead to an Honours Bachelors Degree.

Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2021-2022 Calendar for the previous requirements.

1. Core
A. Complete the following:
GEOL 104The Dynamic Earth3.00
GEOL 107History of Life3.00
B. Complete the following:
GEOL 200Oceanography3.00
GEOL 232Mineralogy3.00
GEOL 235Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology3.00
GEOL 238Surficial Processes, Sedimentation and Stratigraphy3.00
C. Complete 3.00 units from the following:3.00
Geophysical Characterization of the Earth
Geochemical Characterization of Earth Processes
2. Option
A. Complete 15.00 units from the following:15.00
GEOL at any level
3. Supporting
A. Complete the following:
MATH 121Differential and Integral Calculus6.00
B. Complete 6.00 units from the following:6.00
General Chemistry
General Physics
Introduction to Physics I
and Introduction to Physics II
Basic Physics
Total Units48.00

4. Notes

A. A maximum of 6.00 units from courses offered by other Faculties and Schools may be counted toward the program and/or Plan requirements. This includes courses in BMED, COMM, GLPH, LAW, NURS and courses in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.