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Undergraduate Course Details
Number GLS 221
Title Mineralogy
Credits 4.0
Distribution DII
Prerequisites GLS100 or permission of Department Chairperson
Fall 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1470 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 TR 12:15pm - 1:30pm MH-237 Douglas E Allen
L21 1471 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 T 1:40pm - 4:30pm MH-237 Douglas E Allen
L22 1472 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 R 1:40pm - 4:30pm MH-237 Douglas E Allen


Mineral properties and occurrences, hand specimen mineralogy and optical mineralogy of igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic minerals as well as symmetry, crystallography and atomic structure of minerals are covered in a project-oriented experiential format. Three lecture hours and three hours of laboratory per week. Local field trips either during the school week or on the weekend.