Objectives : To define industrial rocks and minerals and indicate its place in the complex fabric of modern industry, and to describe the geology and uses to the major deposits.
About the course : No textbook is required. Three lectures per week. Two one hour exams plus final exam. Term paper is required on the evaluation of three Jordanian industrial rocks for the use in the local industry. A research proposal is also required for studying and evaluating one of the industrial rocks in Jordan.