Course Information
Course Code ERSC 4P50
Course Title Petroleum Geology
Description Hydrocarbon exploration and exploitation, including physical and chemical properties of petroleum, methods of exploration, the subsurface environment, generation and migration of petroleum, reservoirs, traps and seals, sedimentary basins and petroleum systems with emphasis on Canada, nonconventional petroleum resources, and the economics and geopolitics of petroleum.
Course Format Lectures, lab, seminar, 4 hours per week.
Prerequisite(s) ERSC 3P12 (3P10).