Carbonate Sedimentology and Petrology

Course Type: 
EES
Code: 
4500
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credit Hours: 
4
Schedule Type: 
Lecture
Lab
Description: 

Origin, composition, and diagenesis of ancient and modern carbonate rocks. Macroscopic and microscopic identification of rock constituents. Survey of depositional models for modern carbonate environments, emphasizing Floridian and Bahamian carbonates facies.

Prerequisites: 

Undergraduate level EES 3140 Minimum Grade of D