Teaching With Models
and is replicated here as part of the SERC Pedagogic Service.
What is a model?
Model Types: Conceptual, physical demonstrations, mathematical and statistical, and visualization.
This page briefly describes different kinds of models and provides links to more specific information about each of them.
Learn more about the key features of different model types
Why are models useful and important in Geoscience education?
Fundamental to science, great for interactive student-centered environment, ideal for a systems approach (e.g. Earth System Science).
Learn more about what makes models useful