GEOL 533. Shales and Other Mudstones. 3 Hours N.

This course defines mudstones and shales. Deposition and constituents of fine-grained sediment; geochemistry, diagenesis and lithification of such deposits. Organic constituents of mudstone and their function as sources of crude oil and natural gas. Petrophysics and mechanical properties of mudstones and their potential as reservoirs of hydrocarbons. Not open to students with credit in GEOL 733. Prerequisite: GEOL 331. LEC.

Bachelor of Science in Geology

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...GEOL 533 Shales and Other Mudstones GEOL 534 Volcanology GEOL 536 Geological Log Analysis GEOL...

Bachelor of Arts in Geology

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...Earth Sciences GEOL 533 Shales and Other Mudstones 3 GEOL 534 Volcanology 3 GEOL 541...

Bachelor of Science in Education

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...in Physical Geography GEOL 101 & GEOL 103 The...Classroom 3 C&T 533 Curriculum and Instruction...