GEO 245: Earth Materials.
5 hours (3, lecture; 2, lab), 4 credits. Presentation of the fundamentals of mineralogy and petrology (igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary) with a focus on common rock-forming minerals, crystal structure, mineral and rock identification, soil, and water within the context of biogeochemical cycles. PREREQ: GEO 167, 166, or 101.
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