Origin, distribution, and classification of mineral deposits found in igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks with an introduction to methods of exploration and mining. On demand. Lecture 3 hours, laboratory 3 hours. Prerequisites: GEOL 3420, CHEM 1120/CHEM 1120L or department head approval. Corequisites: GEOL 4500L or department head approval. Laboratory/studio course fee will be assessed.