GLT 201: Geology II

Course IDCourse NameInstructorRoom NumberTime
GLT 201Geology IIDr. Syed Humayun Akhter / Janifar Hakim LupinDepartment of Geology10:00-10:50 A.M. (Sunday); 10:00-10:50 A.M. (Wednesday)

Stratigraphy: Introduction; Scope; Basic Concepts of Stratigraphy. Laws of Stratigraphy; Hierarchical Stratigraphic Subdivisions; Depositional Environments; Facies; Correlation.Geology and Stratigraphy of Bangladesh.

Structural Geology: Introduction; Scope; Physical Properties of Rocks; Study of Nomenclature, Geometry, Classification, and Origin of Common Macroscopic Structures, viz., Fold, Fault, Joints, and Unconformity.

Economic Geology: Introduction; Scope; Study of the Economic Mineral Deposits of Bangladesh.

Suggested Readings:
Dunbar, C.O. and Rodgers, J.: Principles of Stratigraphy.
Khan, F.H.: Geology of Bangladesh.
Billing, M.P.: Structural Geology.
Imam, M.B.: Mineral Resources of Bangladesh (in Bangla).
Imarn, B.: Energy Resources of Bangladesh.

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