Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

Earth Materials

GEOL-G 306

4

G110, G120 and CHEM C105


Spring


The physical and chemical properties of Earth materials, and the chemical processes that have altered them to cause Earth to evolve to its present state. This course covers properties of minerals and their identification, genesis of igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks, interactions between solid Earth and the hydrosphere, and interactions between humans and the solid Earth.