B.S. Degree in Geosciences {17-18} - Mineralogy

Course Code
GEOS 302  Credits
Title Mineralogy 
Prerequisite GEOS 115 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course introduces students to the crystal structure, chemistry, physical properties, geological and chemical environments of formation, and natural occurrence of minerals. Understanding of minerals and mineralogy is foundational to geology and it is recommended that this course be taken prior to other upper level geology courses where possible. Lab included.