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Course Title[Course Code]:Structural Geology[051305]

Faculty: Arts
Department: Geography
Program: Geography and Information Systems
Compulsory / Elective:Elective
Postgraduate(Doctoral-Not Available)
Hours:
Lecture:( 2 ) Practical / Clinical:( - ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
The course aims at indentifying the settings of the rocks constituting the earth's crust during its genesis or as a result of the tectonic forces. The course includes : The primary structures, unconformity, principles of mechanics, folds and the mechanics of folding, faults and the mechanics of faulting, fissures and joints and salt structures.