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GEOL 3113 - Geochemistry

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

An examination of the chemical processes in geologic settings with an emphasis on the origin, composition, and chemical fluxes within the Earth’s lithosphere. Topics include chemical differentiation of the solar system; formation of the elements; the evolution of the crust, mantle and core; radiogenic and stable isotopes; and application of geochemistry to mineral exploration. 

Prerequisite(s): GEOL 2103  with a grade of C- or higher.
General Science Option