ESS441H1: Advanced Structural Geology

Hours: 
24L/24P

Principles of geological mechanics: stress, strain, rheology. Faulting, folding and development of tectonic foliations and lineations. Structural analysis of fractures, folds and tectonites.

Prerequisite: 

ESS241H1 and 1.0 FCE of 300-level ESS/PHY courses, including JGA205H1

Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)