EESB19H3 Mineralogy

A comprehensive introduction to crystalline structure, crystal chemistry, bonding in rock forming minerals, and optical properties of minerals. The course includes laboratory exercises on the identification of minerals in hand specimen, and identification of minerals using polarizing microscopes.

Prerequisite: 
Exclusion: 

( EESC32H3), ( EESC35H3), GLG423H

Enrolment Limits: 
20
Breadth Requirements: 
Natural Sciences