Thunder Bay • Orillia

BSc (Earth Science Major)(TB) - Mineralogy with Laboratory

Geology 2217 Mineralogy with Laboratory
An introduction to mineral sciences, which includes crystallography, 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, and introductory optical microscopy will be discussed. Laboratory work will treat the application of these techniques to minerals.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Geology 1110 or 1111 and Geology 1130 or 1131
Offering: 3-3; 0-0
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences