|Fall Term 2014 Mineralogical Analysis - 5500 - GEOL 245
Prerequisites/Notes: Concurrent enrollment in GEOL 240/ENST 240
Catalog Description : This course serves as an introduction to mineralogical analyses. Students will utilize a variety of analytical techniques including Polarized Light Microscopy, X-ray diffraction, and Scanning Electron Microscopy to study crystallography and mineral chemistry. Students will use these tools to analyze a variety of geological samples including rocks, soils, and sediments. Intended to be taken simultaneously with GEOL 240.
Attributes: Nat Science Div GER (01cr), BM Natural Science (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course