Feb 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Calendar Mount Royal University 
    
2023-2024 Academic Calendar Mount Royal University

GEOL 2103 - Minerals and Rocks


Credit(s): 3
Lecture Hour(s): 3
Lecture Hours Schedule Type: Blended, Lecture, Online
Lab Hour(s): 3

An introduction to physical and chemical properties of minerals and identification, classification, and description in hand sample. Topics include: rock classification schemes; the interpretation of rock textures and structures; optical techniques in mineral identification; and elementary petrography. 

Prerequisite(s): CHEM 1201  and GEOL 1101  with a grade of C- or higher. 
General Science Option