Geology-II (2142203)   Old Code : 142203

5
Credit
3 + 0 + 2
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 20 + 10
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
20 + 10 + 20
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Prerequisite

Zeal to learn the subject

Rationale

Students can use their gained knowledge of Geology for mine planning & excavation of rocks, ores, minerals etc. economically, which involves knowledge of targeted deposit based on proper studies and assessment. This course empowers students with such necessary knowledge of geological deposits and its estimation for economical mining.

Course Outcome

After learning the course the students should be able to:

  1. To know about earthquakes volcanoes and its causes.
  2. To know classification of rocks based on its formation & their textures, structures and other Characteristics.
  3. To know about various geological disturbances & its reasons of formation in structural geology.
  4. To get idea about required geological investigation for selection of site for Tunneling & associated Problems & remedies.

Active Learning

Preparation of power-point slides, which include videos, animations, pictures, graphics for better understanding theory and practical work – The faculty will allocate chapters/ parts of chapters to groups of students so that the entire syllabus to be covered. The power-point slides should be put up on the web-site of the College/ Institute, along with the names of the students of the group, the name of the faculty, Department and College on the first slide. The best three works should submit to GTU.