|Course Cluster: Integrated Design, Engineering & Applied Science Minor, Planetary Science, Planetary Science Minor|
This lab course presents practical aspects of the recognition and study of the common minerals in the lab and in the field. It includes morphologic crystallography and hand specimen identification, use of the polarizing microscope, and x-ray powder diffractometry.
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|Course Format: Laboratory||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (PSCI-MN)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 90% or above
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
C. Klein and C.S. Hurlbut, MANUAL OF MINERALOGY
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Laboratory exercises and quizzes approximately every other week.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
E&ES 213 must be taken concurrently.
|Instructor(s): Varekamp,Johan C. Times: .M..... 01:20PM-04:10PM; Location: SCIE317; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 25||SR major: 13||JR major: 12|| || |
|Seats Available: 18||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 0||SO: 0||FR: 0|
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