Ore Deposits and Ore Evaluation

GEOL343 (Liberal Arts) Ore Deposits and Ore Evaluation 3 hrs. 2 crs. The origin, form of occurrence, and distribution of the useful metallic minerals of the earth; methods of ore evaluation and beneficiation; preparation of polished ore sections; identification of opaque minerals and study of their textural relationships.Preq: GEOL 225. 1 hour lecture, 2 hours laboratory. A one day field trip is required.