Introduction to crystallography, physical and chemical nature of minerals, and description and hand-specimen recognition of important economic and rock-forming minerals and mineral associations. Introduction to the petrographic microscope. Three-hour lecture, three-hour lab. Required weekend field trips. Prerequisite: INGEOL 151 or permission of instructor. Fall, odd years.
Faculty: Peter A Nielsen
Time: 10:00AM‑11:45AM (TR), 2:00PM‑4:45PM (T)
Secondary Location: SCIC-259
Start/End Date: Aug. 26, 2013 - Dec. 13, 2013
Instructional Method: Incorporates Lec & Lab/Studio Laboratory