|Course Status :||Completed|
|Course Type :||Elective|
|Duration :||8 weeks|
|Start Date :||19 Aug 2019|
|End Date :||25 Oct 2019|
|Exam Date :|
Unit 1: W1D1 - Geology & its perspective, Assignment & Quiz, W1D2- Career in geology, Assignment & Quiz, W1D3 - Rock cycle,Assignment & Quiz, W1D4 -Structure and classification of the silicate minerals, Assignment & Quiz, W1D5 - Assignment and Interaction/Forum activity and W1D6 - Weekly test
Unit 3: W3D1 – Formation of core -1, Assignment & Quiz, W3D2- Mineralogy, Assignment & Quiz, W3D3 – Silicate Mineral – 1, Assignment & Quiz, W3D4 – Silicate Mineral - 2, Assignment & Quiz, W3D5 - Assignment and Interaction/Forum activity and W3D6 - Weekly test
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Dictionary of Geology, Philip Kearey, 1996, Penguin Books ltd, London, p366
Mineralogy, L.G. Barry, Brian Masson & R.V. Dietrich, 2000, CBS Publishers & Distributors, New Delhi p 561
Hoefs, J., 1980 Stable Isotope Geochemistry, Springer-Verlag.
Klein, C. and Hurlbut, C.S., 1993 Manual of Mineralogy, John Viley and Sons, New York.
Krauskopf, K.B., 1967 Introduction to Geochemistry, McGraw Hill.
Mason, B. and Moore, C.B. 1991 Introduction to Geochemistry, Wiley Eastern
Rollinson, H.R., 1993 Using geochemical data: Evaluation, Presentation, and Interpretation
Thomas, H. (2019) MOOC on Geochemistry. SWAYAM.GOV.IN