First Year at a Glance

As a first year Geology student you will be required to take courses in introductory Geology, Physics, Math, Chemistry, Biology, and English. You will experience a balance of lectures, seminars, labs and field work to ensure a well-rounded education.

Our first year Geology courses will expose you to a broad range of topics that you will study more in-depth as you proceed throughout your degree, including:

  • Mineralogy¬†
  • Petrology
  • Environmental Geology
  • Economic Geology
  • Sedimentology
  • Geophysics
  • Plate Tectonics¬†