Course Code: BAR 107
Course Title: GEOLOGY 45 Hrs.
Objective of the Course: To provide students with appreciation of surface of the earth as the base of man's structured environment
Course Outline:. Lectures in the areas of origin and development of the earth's structure, the geological processes and their influence on Architecture and the earth's crust with a special reference to Kenya.
Learning Methods: Series of lectures which include assignments
Evaluation Method: The students are expected to carry out written assignments, case studies or exercises and sit for a continuous assessment test(s)
Final Examination: At the end of semester students are to sit for a two hour written examination
Learning Resources: Students are expected to refer to Advances in earth science; contributions. Edited by P.M. Hurley, The geological aspects of the origin of life on earth by Rutten, Martin Gerard, The geological map; an elementary text book for students of geography and geology by Earle, Kenneth Wilson, Geology by Young, Keith