University of Calgary

GLGY 463 - Siliciclastic Sedimentology - Fall 2023

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.


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


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