[ 491ETECMAGV19 ] VL Mineralogy and Geochemistry

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Chemistry Clemens Schwarzinger 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Chemistry and Chemical Technology (CCT) 2019W
Objectives Teaching the basics of Mineralogy and Geochemistry. Natural and manmade minerals, treatments. Identification and characterization with spectroscopic techniques.
  • Chemistry of the earth
  • basic geology
  • mineralogy and crystal systems
  • major minerals and ores
  • man made minerals and gem materials
  • microscopy
  • spetroscopy (FTIR, Raman, UV-Vis, LA-icp MS)
Criteria for evaluation Final written or oral exam
Methods Lecture supported by presentation material and discussions
Language English
Study material The presentation material is available for download, secured by a password
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture 296ACATTO3V10: VL Chemische Technologie Organischer Stoffe III (2.6 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment