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

GEOL 3111 - Metamorphic Petrology

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

The theoretical and practical study of metamorphic rocks in hand specimen and thin section. Topics include classification and origin of metamorphic rocks; chemical equilibrium; metamorphic facies and textures; and the relationship between regional metamorphism and tectonics. 

Prerequisite(s): GEOL 2111  with a grade of C- or higher.