University of Montana-Missoula, The
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GEOS 195 "Introduction to Fossil Fuels" part of Cutting Edge:Energy:Energy Courses
A a rigorous introductory course designed to provide an overview of geologic, geochemical, and geophysical principles and concepts associated with fossil fuel origins, exploration, development, production, and utilization. The course starts with a general introduction to fossil fuels and geologic principles and ends with a discussion of environmental issues associated with fossil fuel use.