University of Calgary

GLGY 463 - Siliciclastic Sedimentology - Fall 2018

Depositional and diagenetic facies models applied to main depositional settings for siliciclastic sedimentary rocks, based on both modern and ancient examples. Investigation of the linkages between provenance, deposition, stratigraphic stacking and diagenesis of siliciclastic rocks, and how these factors affect the quality of subsurface fluid reservoirs.
This course may not be repeated for credit.


  • H(3-3)


  • Geology 313, 323 and 381 and one of 341 or 343.


  • Credit for Geology 463 and 461 will not be allowed.


This course will be offered next in Fall 2019.
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