PřF:G3121 Recognition of minerals, rocks - Course Information
G3121 Recognition of minerals and rocksFaculty of Science
- Extent and Intensity
- 0/2/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: graded credit.
- doc. RNDr. Jindřich Štelcl, CSc. (lecturer), Mgr. Adam Zachař (deputy)
Mgr. Petr Gadas, Ph.D. (lecturer)
- Guaranteed by
- doc. RNDr. Rostislav Melichar, Dr.
Department of Geological Sciences - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: doc. Mgr. Martin Ivanov, Dr.
Supplier department: Department of Geological Sciences - Earth Sciences Section - Faculty of Science
- Timetable of Seminar Groups
- G3121/01: Mon 18. 9. to Fri 15. 12. Wed 8:00–9:50 Gs,-1011, P. Gadas, J. Štelcl
G3121/02: Mon 18. 9. to Fri 15. 12. Wed 10:00–11:50 Gs,-1011, P. Gadas, J. Štelcl
- ( (!( PROGRAM ( B - GE )|| PROGRAM ( N - GE )|| PROGRAM ( D - GE )|| PROGRAM ( D - GE4 )|| PROGRAM ( C - CV ))) || ( NOW ( G0101 Occupational healt and safety )&& NOW ( C7777 Handling chemicals )))
Basic tops from courses Mineralogy I and Petrology I
- Course Enrolment Limitations
- The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 57 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/57, only registered: 0/57, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/57
- fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
- there are 8 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
- Course objectives
- At the and of this course, students should be able to: identify the basic minerals samples, identify the basic rocks samples, identify the basic crystal forms.
- Elements: Au group, sulphur, carbon. Sulphides: chalcocite, galena, sphalerite, chalcopyrite, pyrrhotite, cinnabar, stibnite, pyrite, marcasite, molybdenite, arzenopyrite, tetraedrite. Halides: halite, fluorite. Oxides and hydroxides: cuprite, corundum, hematite, ilmenite, spinel group, rutile, cassiterite, uraninite, brucite, gibsite, goethite. Carbonates, sulfates, phosphates: kalcite group, aragonite group, dolomite group, malachite, azurite, barite, anhydrite, gyps, scheelite, monazite, apatite group. Silicates: olivine group, garnet group, zirkone, Al2SiO5 group, staurolite, titanite, epidote group, beryl, cordierite, tourmaline group, pyroxene group, amphibole group, wollastonite, serpentine group, kaolinite, talc, montmorillonite group, micas, chlorite group, quartz, feldspar group, leucite, nepheline, analcime, zeolite group.
- 2. Rocks (sedimentary, metamorphic and igneous rocks)
- recommended literature
- Teaching methods
- practical exercises with examples
- Assessment methods
- Practical oral exam 5 typical mineral samples, 5 typical rock samples, basic teoretical knowledges
- Language of instruction
- Further Comments
- Study Materials
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- Enrolment Statistics (recent)
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