[GEOL 200] Mineralogy
The study of minerals, including their composition, properties, occurrence, and classification. Lectures and laboratory include discussion of basic crystallography and crystal chemistry, and introduction to optical mineralogy and the properties and occurrences of common rock-forming minerals. Lecture, laboratory, field study. One four-day field trip during fall break.
Prerequisite or co-requisite: Geology 100, 105, 110 or Chemistry 220.
Offered each fall.