89.504 Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology

Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 37892
Status Active

The origin and evolution of igneous and metamorphic rocks. Emphasis will be on physical and chemical processes, magma transport and crystallization, phase equilibria, development of metamorphic facies, open and closed system behavior, and the development of metamorphic fabric.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Co-req: 89.506 Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology Laboratory.