Description
IGNEOUS & METAMORPHIC PETROLOGY
A lecture and laboratory course concerned with a study of the origin, occurrence, identification, and classification of igneous and metamorphic rocks. The primary purpose of the course is to familiarize the student with the physical and chemical processes that control the formation of the main igneous and metamorphic rock types.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
4
Component
Laboratory - Required
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
GEOL 1003
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
Geology and Environmental Sci
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
PREQ: GEOL 1001
Typically Offered
Spring