ESS224H1: Introduction to Mineralogy and Petrology

Hours

24L/48P

An introduction to atomic structure, chemistry, physical properties, and geological significance of rock-forming minerals and rocks. Field techniques and core concepts to identify important minerals and rocks in hand specimens and place them into their geological context. The development of practical skills is emphasized.

Prerequisite
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)