Outcome: What is Geology?

Define the science of geology.

This section will introduce you to the science of geology. You will not only learn what geology is but you will also learn the various fields and concentrations of geology.

What You’ll Learn to Do

  • Describe “geology” and identify some of its main principles.
  • Identify the main branches of geology.

Learning Activities

The learning activities for this section include the following:

  • Reading: The Science of Geology
  • Reading: The Branches of Geology
  • Self Check: What is Geology?


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