GEOL 3014 Mineralogy and Crystallography 2/4/4

Prerequisite: GEOL 1121 and GEOL 1121L and CHEM 1211

The origin and physical properties of the more common minerals and their crystal forms. Megascopic recognition of specimens, their mineral associations, and a brief introduction to modern x-ray diffraction. CHEM 1211 may be taken concurrently.