INTRODUCTION TO PETROLEUM GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS

 

Subject: PET

Course Number : 0103

Course Title:  Introduction to Petroleum Geology and Geophysics

Course Description:

The primary objective of this course is to identify fundamental facts and concepts in Petroleum Geology and Geophysical Exploration. Petroleum exploration and production requires expertise in geology, geophysics, and engineering. In the past all these were practiced by three different offices and regarded each other as competitors. Today, however, ‘synergy, rules. Today petroleum exploration is carried out by geologists who know enough about all three subjects. In this course we will cover both petroleum geology and geophysics.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite: 

Course Level: lower level