• Minor in earth sciences

    Minor is Optional: The minimum credits to earn a Minor are 18. Courses counting towards an approved Minor may substitute courses listed as Major Electives (List G*) but no more than 8 credits counting towards the Major degree (lists C, D, E, F*) may count towards a Minor. 

    * All lists available at Earth Science Degree plan

    Complete successfully 18 Credits from the following:

    aMinor Requirements

    Course Code

    Cr

    Course Title

    Prerequisite (Co-requisite*)

    Required Courses

    ERSC2101

    4

    Introduction to Geology I

    FPEL0560 or FPEL0600 or

    FPEL0603 or FPEL0604

    ERSC2102

    4

    Introduction to Geology II

    ERSC2101

    bMinor Electives

    ERSC2211

    3

    Palaeontology I

    ERSC2101 and LANC2058

    ERSC3000

    3

    Environmental Geology

    ERSC2101 and LANC2058

    ERSC3002

    3

    Environmental Site Assessment and

    Remediation

    ERSC2102 and ERSC3000 and

    LANC2058

    ERSC3010

    3

    Mineralogy

    ERSC2102* and LANC2058

    ERSC3021

    3

    Structural Geology

    ERSC2102 and LANC2058

    ERSC3041

    3

    Stratigraphy

    ERSC2102 and LANC2058

    ERSC3051

    3

    Igneous Petrology

    ERSC3010 and LANC2058

    ERSC3061

    3

    Introduction to Remote Sensing

    ERSC2102 and LANC2058

    ERSC3901

    3

    Sedimentary Petrology

    ERSC2211 and ERSC3010

    ERSC4012

    3

    Metamorphic Petrology

    ERSC3051

    ERSC4031

    3

    Geochemistry

    ERSC2102 and CHEM2101

    ERSC4032

    3

    Environmental Geochemistry

    ERSC2101 and CHEM2101

    ERSC4040

    3

    Geological Interpretation of Well-logs

    ERSC3041

    ERSC4051

    3

    Hydrogeology

    ERSC3000

    ERSC4071

    3

    Economic Geology

    ERSC3051

    ERSC4311

    3

    Sedimentary Environments and Facies

    ERSC3901

    ERSC4321

    3

    Structural Geology II

    ERSC3021

    ERSC5011

    3

    Basin Analysis

    ERSC3021 and ERSC4311

    ERSC5012

    3

    Techniques in Sequence Stratigraphy

    ERSC4311

    ERSC5031

    3

    Tectonics

    ERSC3021

    ERSC5051

    3

    Petroleum Geology

    ERSC3041

    ESRC5061

    3

    Exploration Geophysics

    GEOP3041

    GEOP3041

    3

    General Geophysics

    ERSC2101 and PHYS2101 and

    MATH2107 and LANC2058