Academic Catalog

GEOE409 PHOTOGEOLOGY

Course Code: 5640409
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Department: Geological Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. NURETDN KAYMAKCI
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5640313
The course set above should be completed before taking GEOE409 PHOTOGEOLOGY .

Course Content

Principles of stereoscopic vision. Identification of drainage patterns and geomorphological interpretation. Identification and interpretation of rock units, folds, faults and joints from aerial photographs. Preparation of geological maps and cross-sections from aerial photographs.