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300654 UE Mineralogy and Mineral Resources (2016S)

2.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 30 - Biologie
Continuous assessment of course work

Wtl. ab Mi., 2.3.2016, 14:15 - 16:45 Uhr, UZA II - Geozentrum, 2B284.

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Details

max. 90 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes

Currently no class schedule is known.

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

It is an aim of these practical exercises to get hands-on experience in the recognition of symmetry and anisotropic physical features of crystals such as mechanical and optical properties. Moreover, the most common rock-forming and ore minerals are presented and, in addition to mere recognition, students learn simple chemical and physical methods (applicable also in the class room) to identify them.

Assessment and permitted materials

Zwei schriftliche Teilprüfungen (TP) während der LV (zur Symmetrie und zum Bestimmen von Mineralen, je max. 16 Punkte) und 1 praktische TP am Ende der LV (Bestimmen von Symmetrie und Mineralen, max. 24 Punkte). Anwesenheitspflicht, je 1 x Fehlen bei 1.TP und 2.TP toleriert. Positiv bei > 50% der Max.-Punkte, d.h. > 28 Punkte. Erlaubte Hilfsmittel bei 1. und 3. TP: Symmetrie- und Mineralbestimmungstabellen

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Examination topics

Reading list

Z.B. Matthes, "Mineralogie"

Association in the course directory

LA-BU 142b, L100

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