GG 166: Planetary Geology


GG 166: Planetary Geology (3 credits)

Course Description

Study of the geology and geophysics of earthlike planets and satellites in the solar system, with emphasis on understanding terrestrial geology in a broader, astronomical context. Topics covered: major processes determining structure and surface features of planets and techniques for remote sensing. (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): Credit for ASTR 110 and GG 101 or consent of instructor.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

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