Exploration Volcanic Terrains

This course will focus on: a) the products and deposits formed by volcanic eruptions; b) eruptive processes and styles; c) mechanisms of emplacement, and d) landforms produced. Special emphasis will be placed on mineralisation and alteration processes associated with hydrothermal systems in both submarine and subaerial environments and the application of information gained from these systems to exploration. The course is normally given during a 10-12 day field trip. All field costs to be borne by the student. cr 3

GEOL-5326EL
Earth Sciences
3.00
GR