2019-2020 University Catalog 
    
    Sep 22, 2019  
2019-2020 University Catalog
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GEOL 211 - Earth Materials


Credits: 4

Prerequisite: GEOL 100 or GEOL 101. A laboratory course introducing Earth materials, including minerals and rocks, with an emphasis on a hands-on approach to identifying and interpreting minerals and their associations in igneous and metamorphic rocks. Students learn the techniques and principles of hand sample identification, optical mineralogy and petrography, X-ray diffraction and scanning electron microscopy. Rahl.




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