EOS 408

Marine Geology

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

A combined lecture and seminar course covering modern marine geological processes in a wide range of oceanic environments: mid-ocean ridges, mid-plate volcanoes and hot spots, coastlines, continental margins and abyssal plains. Modern methods of data collection and analysis, including the Ocean Drilling Program.


  • Normally offered in alternate years.
  • Students are advised to consult with the department to determine when this is offered.


Undergraduate course in Earth and Ocean Sciences offered by the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences in the Faculty of Science.

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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