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EESC 2220 Earth Materials (Spring: 4 )

Course Description

Designed to acquaint majors and minors in the Department or in the Environmental Sciences minor with the basic materials present in the Earth and on the Earth's surface. The common rock-forming silicate minerals are discussed first. Then igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic processes are investigated to develop the classifications of these groups of rocks.

Instructor(s): Ethan Baxter

Prerequisites: EESC1132. Or at least two from EESC2201–EESC2208.

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Last Updated: 26-Sep-18