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Honours BSc, BEd (Geology with Major Concentration in Physics) I/S - Mineralogy with Laboratory

Geology 2217 Mineralogy with Laboratory
An introduction to mineral sciences, which includes appearance, structure, physical properties and occurrence of minerals, their application in material-science based industries and their significance in rocks, mineral deposits and environmental systems. Different mineralogical techniques such as macroscopic identification techniques, optical microscopy and X-ray powder diffraction will be also discussed. Laboratory work will treat the application of these techniques to minerals.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Permission of the Chair of the Department
Offering: 3-3; 0-0