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Geol 225: Mineralogy & Elementary Petrology

Geology & Geological Engineering

Hand specimen identification of minerals and rocks; determination of physical and chemical properties; mineralogic and lithologic classifications; lithification processes; mineral resources.

5 Credits


  • Chem 105: General Chemistry I
  • Pre-requisites: Geol 103 OR (Geol 101 and Geol 111 and Geol 102 and Geol 112) OR Geol 203 in place of Geol 111 and Geol 112 with a grade of C in each prerequisite course.

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture/Lab: Lecture/Lab for Geol 225

Course Fee(s)

Geology 2

  • $150.00
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