Mar 02, 2021  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

GEOL 204: Introductory Petrology


(1 Unit)
Prerequisite: GEOL 203 .
Hand-specimen and microscopic identification of minerals and rocks. Recognition and classification of all varieties of igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks, with emphasis on rock-forming processes. Laboratory emphasizes hand-specimen and optical identification of rocks using petrologic microscopes. Offered in alternate years. Menold.