Educational Resources for Teaching Petrology
This collection of internet resources is intended to help faculty in teaching or designing petrology courses. Many of the resources are lecture notes or PowerPoint presentations that are illustrated with useful diagrams, graphs and figures. There are also course syllabi, petrology projects, and on-line galleries of photomicrographs.
Suggest a URL of an internet resource for this collection. These links may not necessarily have instructional activities associated with them, but they could support teaching of igneous and metamorphic petrology. Examples may include links to government agencies, professional societies, institutions, and include images, maps, databases, tools and reports.
Geologic Settingshowing only Oceanic Crust Show all Geologic Setting
Subject: Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology
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Mid-Ocean Ridge Basalts part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Oceanic Intraplate Volcanism part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Island Arc Magamatism part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Continental Arc Magmatism part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Anorthosites part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Igneous Rocks of the Ocean Basins part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Igneous Rocks of the Convergent Margins part of SERC Web Resource Collection
PETDB: Petrological Database of the Ocean Floor part of SERC Web Resource Collection
How Do Rocks Melt? Magma, Lava and their Products part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Teaching Mineralogy from the Core to the Crust part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This Journal of Geoscience Education article discusses revising the typical sequence of a mineralogy course in order to enhance retention of information and facilitate learning. Beginning with the ...