The Geology Program at Moorpark College presents a study of the earth and its physical, chemical, and biological forces at work.  A comprehensive set of undergraduate courses fulfill the general education and transfer requirements of students through day, evening, and online courses. 

Please select from the listings below to view the course objectives and expected student learning outcomes for each course:

        * GEOL M02 - Physical Geology
        * GEOL M02L - Physical Geology Lab
        * GEOL M03 - Earth History
        * GEOL M05 - The World Ocean

Department Administration and Staff

Office:  EATM 212

Telephone: (805) 378-1459

  • Kim Hoffmans, Dean
  • Dominga Chavez, Administrative Assistant

Department Chair

  • Deanna Franke, telephone (805) 378-1400, ext. 1765

Full-time Faculty

A list of full-time faculty offices, telephone extensions and Fall 2012 office hours.

Roberta Harma

Part-time Faculty

Part-time faculty list their contact information for students on their course syllabi.  In addition, students can leave a message for a particular instructor with the division office by calling (805) 378-1572.


Counselors who specialize in Geology, Chuck Brinkman and Danita Redd, can be contacted through the Counseling Office.

Full Catalog Description / Degree Information