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    Sep 19, 2021  
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GEOL181 PO - Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology with Laboratory

When Offered: Each spring.
Instructor(s): JS. Lackey
Credit: 1

Igneous and metamorphic rocks and the processes by which they originate, are evaluated from thermodynamic, geochemical and petrographic perspectives. Topics include magma formation, diversification and crystallization, pressure-temperature-fluid histories of metamorphic rocks and petrofabric analysis. Emphasis is placed on how to recognize petrologic associations and relate them to tectonic setting. Includes field trips and lab section. Letter grade only. Prerequisite: GEOL 127 PO .
Satisfies the following General Education Requirement(s), subject to conditions explained in the Degree Requirements section of this Catalog:
Area 4



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